Arrest in Lyra McKee murder investigation

Wed, 15/07/2020 - 10:15 -- Editor

Detectives from the Police Service of Northern Ireland’s Major Investigation Team, investigating the murder of journalist Lyra McKee, have arrested a 27 year old man in Derry this morning under Section 41 of the Terrorism Act 2000.

He has been taken to Musgrave police station in Belfast where he is currently being questioned.

A search of a house in Derry/Londonderry has also been conducted.

 

Detectives from the Police Service of Northern Ireland’s Major Investigation Team, investigating the murder of journalist Lyra McKee, have arrested a 27 year old man in Derry/Londonderry this morning under Section 41 of the Terrorism Act 2000. He has been taken to Musgrave police station in Belfast where he is currently being questioned. A search of a house in Derry/Londonderry has also been conducted.