Body found on beach

Red Bay Lifeboat . PICTURE KEVIN MCAULEY PHOTOGRAPHY MULTIMEDIA
Red Bay Lifeboat . PICTURE KEVIN MCAULEY PHOTOGRAPHY MULTIMEDIA

A man’s body has washed up on a beach in Carnlough.

Police and the coastguard attended the scene on Friday evening.

A volunteer team from Red Bay RNLI launched its inshore lifeboat at 4pm.

They helped recover the body not far from Glenarm.

Andrew McAlister, Red Bay RNLI Lifeboat Operations Manager said: ‘We can confirm that the lifeboat crew recovered a body this afternoon (Friday). Red Bay RNLI would like to extend its sympathy with the family of the deceased.”

Police are investigating the discovery.