Murder investigation launched in Bangor

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Mike Kerr

A murder investigation has been launched after a 68 year old man was found dead at his home in Birch Drive in Bangor on Tuesday evening, 19th November.

Detective Chief Inspector Michelle Shaw said: “Michael Kerr, commonly referred to as Mike by friends and family, was found dead at his home in Bangor on Tuesday night and as a result of the post mortem examination I have launched a murder investigation.

“My thoughts are with his family at this difficult time and I am appealing to the public for information. I would particularly like to hear from anyone who knew Mr Kerr or who saw him in the days leading up to Tuesday, when his body was discovered. If you saw anything suspicious in the area, please let me know.

"Anyone who has any information which could assist my investigation should contact 101 or alternatively information can be provided to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111."

We are keen to hear from witnesses of this incident

The Police Service of Northern Ireland is appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident or anyone with any information that will assist the investigation to contact us on the non-emergency number 101. Information can also be passed anonymously via the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.


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