29/01/2015

Three Teenagers Arrested Over Co Antrim Murder

Police investigating the murder of Nelson Cheung in Co Antrim earlier this month have arrested a three teenage girls.

Mr Cheung, 65, died after he was stabbed in an attack on the Caddy Road on 8 January.

It is understood Mr Cheung and his wife were attacked after their car was forced off the road.

Police arrested two 16-year-old girls in Randalstown on Wednesday morning and a 17-year-old girl later that same day.

Three men charged with the murder have already appeared in court, where they denied the charges.

Police said the investigation is ongoing.

(MH/CD)

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