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Portavogie Harbour sealed off after human remains found

The crew of a fishing boat returned to Portavogie Harbour after finding human remains at sea. Credit: Presseye

Portavogie Harbour in Co Down has been sealed off after human remains were found at sea.

The discovery was made by the crew of a fishing boat, in their nets near the Isle of Man.

They returned to the harbour deeply distressed by what they had found.

A PSNI spokesperson said: "Efforts are underway to establish the identity and a cause of death for the deceased.

"There are no further details at present."