Cause of death of Monaghan teenager determined
on 01/01/2013 19:05:28
Jason Mc Govern from Tydavnet in Co. Monaghan was found dead in a flat in Emyvale yesterday afternoon.
Both the PSNI and the Gardai are investigating his death.
It is understood Jason was attacked twice during a night out in Omagh, in County Tyrone on Sunday night.
It is believed he was punched at a pub on John Street, at midnight and then hit again two hours later outside a nightclub on the Kevlin Road.
He made his way to a friend's house, where he was found dead just after midday on New Year's Eve.
The PSNI said that they are looking for a man in relation to this alleged assault - he is described as being of stocky build with red or blonde hair.
Speaking to Shannonside Northern Sound, local Sinn Fein Councillor Brian Mc Kenna said the whole community is in shock: