Man found dead at house in Old Town

A MAN’S body has been found at a house in the Old Town.

The body of David Darley-Bentley, 55, was found by his friends just before midnight last Friday.

It is believed he was found hanging at the property in Post Office Passage.

The father-of-one was better known in Old Town circles as Monkey Dave.

He was a popular character who regularly compared the Pram Race during the Old Town Carnival week.

A post mortem is due to take place on Tuesday. An inquest is then expected to be opened and adjourned.