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More time to question suspect in Newcastle murder probe

Padraig Fox, 29, was found dead in a flat in Newcastle, Co Down on Saturday. Credit: Family photo

Detectives investigating the murder of Padraig Fox in Newcastle, Co Down have been granted extra time to question a suspect.

The 29-year-old victim’s body was found in a flat in the Burrendale Park Road area on Saturday.

A 26-year-old man remains in custody after police were already granted more time to question him.

They have now also been granted an extra 12 hours to question a 21-year-old man.