Ballymoney-born soldier found dead in barracks

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A soldier found dead at a barracks in Shropshire at the weekend has been named as Corporal Geoffrey McNeill who was born in Ballymoney.

The 32-year-old, from the 1st Battalion The Royal Irish Regiment, was discovered at Clive Barracks in Tern Hill at 9am on Saturday.

A soldier has been arrested on suspicion of murder after Mr McNeill was found dead at the barracks in Shropshire.

 

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