Police launch investigation after body found in van

A Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) patrol car equipped with Automatic Number Plate Recognition (ANPR) cameras in Belfast.
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Police have launched a probe after a body was found in a van in Co Fermanagh.

A statement issued by the PSNI this afternoon read: "Police are currently investigating the circumstances surrounding the discovery of a body in a van on the Samsonagh Road in Boho early this morning, Tuesday 17 August."

A PSNI spokeswoman added: "Police are working to establish the circumstances of the incident and a post mortem examination will take place in due course to determine the cause of death."In an update issued on Tuesday evening, police said "the Samsonagh Road in Boho, which was closed following an earlier incident, has now reopened".