Thursday 5 March 2015

Two arrested in McKay murder probe

Published 02/11/2012 | 23:18

Police forensic experts at the scene of the fatal shooting in the Longlands Road area of Newtownabbey, Co Antrim
Police forensic experts at the scene of the fatal shooting in the Longlands Road area of Newtownabbey, Co Antrim

Police investigating the murder of a man near Belfast last month have made two arrests.

Danny McKay was killed on October 25 in a gun attack in Newtownabbey.

The Police Service of Northern Ireland said suspects aged 24 and 51 had been detained and taken to Antrim police station. A man aged 25 arrested on Thursday has been released.

The victim was shot several times by gunmen in his home in the Longlands estate.

His funeral was held on Friday.

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