Two dead in N Ireland shooting

Owner Arthur Gibson, 61, and Michael Murphy, 37, were discovered with gunshot wounds at the property in Glenarm, Co Antrim. Detectives are not looking for anyone else in connection with the deaths and are following a definite line of inquiry.

Police recover firearm at N Ireland farm after deaths

The scene in Feystown Road, Glenarm, Co Antrim, where two men were found shot dead in a farmhouse.
The scene in Feystown Road, Glenarm, Co Antrim, where two men were found shot dead in a farmhouse. Credit: Paul Faith/PA Wire

Police have recovered a firearm at a farm where a farmer and his worker were found shot dead in Northern Ireland.

Forensic experts inspect the scene of the shootings.
Police confirmed owner Arthur Gibson, 61, and Michael Murphy, 37, were found with gunshot wounds. Credit: Paul Faith/PA Wire

Owner Arthur Gibson, 61, and Michael Murphy, 37, were discovered with gunshot wounds at the property in Glenarm, Co Antrim.

Forensic experts inspect the scene of the shootings.
Detectives are not looking for anyone else in connection with the deaths. Credit: Paul Faith/PA Wire

Detectives are not looking for anyone else in connection with the deaths and are following a definite line of inquiry.

Police 'not looking for anyone else' in shooting deaths

Police in Northern Ireland have confirmed they are not looking for anyone else in connection with the deaths of two men at a farm in the village of Glenarm, Co Antrim:

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Detectives investigating the deaths of two men at a farm in Glenarm say they are not looking for anyone else in connection with the deaths.

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Double shooting 'shocking' says NI Assembly member

Speaking on the suspected shooting incident in Northern Ireland, assembly member for the area Stewart Dickson said: "This is an absolutely shocking incident, which has left the village and the surrounding community in shock.

"My thoughts are with the families and friends of the deceased and would call for anyone with any information to contact the PSNI as soon as possible."

The Alliance MLA added: "I hope the police will be able to determine what was behind this tragic incident

Bodies from double shooting found in isolated farm

Two men have been found in an isolated farm house around a mile from the village of Glenarm, Co Antrim at around 5.15pm. It is understood a farm worker discovered the bodies.

There was a heavy police presence at the scene as forensic teams in white overalls carried out examinations with investigating officers looking on.

A small crowd of local people gathered at police cordons as news filtered through of the sudden deaths.

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Two men dead in suspected double shooting

Two people have died in a suspected shooting incident in Northern Ireland, police said.

The two men were discovered at a property in the village of Glenarm, Co Antrim this evening.

Police are in attendance at the scene on the Feystown Road.

A Police Service of Northern Ireland spokesman said: "An investigation into the circumstances surrounding the deaths is under way. There are no further details at present."

At this stage it is understood police are not treating the incident as terrorist related.

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