28 November 2016
Upper Bann MP David Simpson has expressed shock following the death of a man in his 20s in Banbridge.
Spokesman on Business Innovation & Skills and Environment, Food & Rural Affairs. Member of the DEFRA Committee.
The local MP said, 'This is shocking news and my thoughts are with the family of the young man who has passed away. There are ongoing police inquiries in relation to this incident and I would hope they will be able to quickly establish the facts.'
Carla Lockhart MLA added, 'We have been liaising with the police during the course of the day and there is a post mortem to be carried out tomorrow. I know the local community will be shocked by this tragic death and my thoughts are with the man's family at this terrible time.'