Police in appeal over Omagh murder


Police have said they are treating an attack in Omagh which led to the death of a County Monaghan teenager as murder.

It is believed Jason McGovern of Tydavnet, Monaghan, was punched at a pub on John Street, Omagh, at midnight on Sunday.

He was hit again two hours later outside a nightclub at Kevlin Road.

He then made his way to a friend's house in Mullan village near Emyvale where he was found dead on Monday.

Detective Chief Inspector Richard Harkness has made an appeal for information following the murder.

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