Cops launch murder inquiry for missing man following property search
Mr Heagney (47) was last seen at the end of December last year
Steven MooreSunday World
A murder investigation has been launched into the disappearance of a man who was last seen in December.
Detectives investigating the disappearance of Damien Heagney, from Cookstown, Co Tyrone, have arrested a 50-year-old man on suspicion of murder following the search of a property in the Cookstown area.
Mr Heagney (47) was last seen at the end of December last year in the nearby Dromore area.
Detectives received a report that he was missing on July 19.
Detective Chief Inspector Rachel Wilson said: "Whilst I'm keeping an open mind, I now believe that Damien has sadly been murdered.