Northern Ireland

Body found in hunt for missing Ballyclare man Bert McMurtry

Police investigating the disappearance of a missing County Antrim man have recovered a body.

Bert McMurtry, 66, from Ballyclare, disappeared at about 9:45 BST on Monday.

The body was found in the Woodburn Road area of Carrickfergus, County Antrim, on Tuesday.

The death is not being treated as suspicious. Investigations are ongoing and a post-mortem examination will be carried out.