Woman (53) arrested after man (40) murdered in Ballymena
A 53-year-old woman has been arrested after the murder of a man in Ballymena.
The victim, aged 40, was reported dead at 3pm on Thursday.
His death occurred at a house in the Devenagh Court area of the town.
Detective Chief Inspector Peter McKenna, who is leading the investigation, said: "A postmortem examination has yet to take place but, at this time, I am treating this as murder.
"A 53-year-old woman was subsequently arrested on suspicion of murder and remains in police custody at this time.
"My thoughts go out to the victim's family at this tragic time."