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Police name woman who was murdered in Limavady as Kathleen Brankin (37) from Newtownabbey area


The scene of the murder on Tuesday morning. (Photo: Desmond Loughery)

Police have named the woman who was killed at an outdoor accommodation site on Sea Coast Road in Limavady on Monday 12 July, as 37 year old Kathleen 'Katie' Brankin from the Newtownabbey area.


Detectives are continuing to question a 53 year old man on suspicion of her murder.

Anyone with information, or who witnessed any suspicious activity in the area around that time of the murder is urged to contact the investigation team on 101 quoting reference number 2211 of 12/07/21.


Information can also be provided to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111, which is 100% anonymous.