Audio: Carndonagh locals express shock at death of popular local couple

Jimmyand KathleenGardai in Donegal are questioning a 42 year old man over the deaths of a couple in their 70s.

The bodies of Jimmy and Kathleen Cuddihy were found at their home in Carndonagh shortly after 9 o'clock this morning.

The man was subsequently arrested and is being questioned at Buncrana Garda Station.

The state pathologist Dr Marie Cassidy has arrived at the scene to carry out a preliminary examination.

A hatchet found at the house is also to be examined as part of the investigation.

These local people have been giving their reaction to our reporter Barry Whyte: