The PSNI are currently investigating the circumstances surrounding the discovery of two bodies in a house in Great James Street in Derry this morning.

A police spokesperson said: “Police are examining the circumstances surrounding the death of a man and a woman whose bodies were found at a property on Great James’ Street in Derry this morning.

Commenting on the news, Sinn Féin Foyleside Councillor Mickey Cooper said:

“Police investigations are now underway. There is a sense of shock and sadness in the local community on hearing this news. We send our sincere condolences to the families of the deceased at this extremely difficult time.”

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