Inga Maria Hauser Murder: Two Men Arrested

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of the murder of Inga Maria Hauser.

The teenager, who was from Munich, died after arriving in Larne on a ferry 30 years ago.

She had been viciously assaulted.

The men, aged 58 and 61, were detained in the Loughguile area on Monday, 21 May.
News Image
Detective Chief Superintendent Raymond Murray said: "If there are any witnesses still out there with any further information which might help police then I would ask them to come forward now and speak to detectives.

"Even if there are people who know what happened but have stayed silent out of friendship or family loyalty, it is still not too late to come forward and tell us what you know.

"Failure to do so can be a criminal offence in itself and surely it would be better to come to police and discuss what happened rather than take the risk we will come to you.

"If you have information call 101 and ask to speak to Serious Crime Branch detectives in Maydown."


Related Northern Ireland News Stories
Click here for the latest headlines.

20 June 2018
Suspected Drink Driver Caught After Collision In Larne
A suspected drink driver was among six people arrested following a crash in Larne. Police alerted the vehicle to stop, however it crashed with six people inside the car, including the driver. The occupants all made off on foot and they were caught a short time later.
20 June 2018
Five Potential Victims Of Human Trafficking Rescued
Five potential victims of human trafficking have been rescued by the police following operations across Belfast. Two women, aged 36 and 24, have been arrested on a number of offences including human trafficking, controlling prostitution for gain, and brothel keeping, and are assisting with enquiries.
19 June 2018
Man Arrested Under Terrorism Act
A man has been arrested under the Terrorism Act in Co Tyrone. The 34-year-old was detained in the Coalisland area on Tuesday, 19 June. He is currently in custody at Musgrave police station. The arrest is in relation to a weapons and ammunition find at a garage in the Mountjoy Road in 2011.
19 June 2018
Cyclist Critical After Being Found With Head Injury In East Belfast
A cyclist is in a critical condition after being found with a serious head injury in East Belfast. The 21-year-old man was discovered by a passing police patrol on Woodstock Link at around 8.30pm on Sunday, 17 June. The PSNI have launched an investigation and are appealing to anyone with information to contact them.
22 February 2011
Irish Victims Sought After NZ Quake
The Department of Foreign Affairs in Dublin says it is "urgently" working with New Zealand government officials on the possibility of any of its nationals being caught up in Tuesday morning's earthquake.
22 February 2011
Board Seeks Baggott Meeting Over McGurk's
The NI Policing Board is to discuss the PSNI Chief Constable Matt Baggott's overnight statement that "all lines of enquiry had now been exhausted" into the McGurk's Bar bomb atrocity in 1971.
19 June 2018
Prince Harry And Meghan Markle To Visit Ireland In July
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are to visit the Republic of Ireland in July. The Royal newlyweds will begin their two-day trip on 10th July.
07 January 2002
Garda detain seven men in County Louth
Gardaí investigating the activities of dissident republicans have detained seven men in County Louth. The men were arrested by a special armed detective unit of the Garda, following a police operation in Dundalk on Sunday, January 6. During the operation Gardaí seized a number of guns, a quantity of ammunition, and military style clothing.
27 July 2001
Two men remanded on charges of dissident activity
Two Belfast men have been remanded in custody charged with blackmail and fundraising for terrorism. William Hunter, 42, from Upper Canning Street in Belfast, and Hugh Mitchell, aged 45 from the Shore Road, were charged with making unwarranted demands for £2,000 earlier this month between July 2 and 7.
28 September 2017
Two Men Arrested Over Attempted Murder Of Off-Duty Police Officer
Two men have been arrested in connection with the attempted murder of an off duty police officer in L'Derry. A viable under car bomb was found outside the house of the officer in the Ardanlee area on 22 February. The suspects are aged 43 and 59.
29 October 2015
Masked Men Rob Elderly Man's Home In Co Down
Four masked men have burgled a pensioner's home in Ballygowan, Co Down. The incident happened at a property in the Drumreagh Road area at around 9.15pm on Wednesday. The men, believed to have been armed with an unknown weapon, took a sum of money and made off in a vehicle in the direction of Kilcairn Road.
20 October 2015
Police Launch Fresh Appeal Over 2003 Murder
Police have launched a fresh appeal for information over the murder of James McMahon in 2003. Mr McMahon was attacked by a group of men in the Hancock Street area of Lisburn at around 10.30pm on 20 November. The 21-year-old victim died in hospital as a result of the injuries he sustained during the assault.
20 October 2017
Two Men Arrested Following Car Chase In East Belfast
Two men have been arrested following a car chase in east Belfast. Detectives were carrying out an anti-burglary operation in the Lower Newtownards Road area on Friday, 20 October, and they signalled for a black Ford Fiesta to stop. The car made off and officers chased it and used a stinger device to try to stop the vehicle.
10 October 2017
Two Men Released Over Threats To Catholic Families
Two men have been released from police custody after they were arrested under the Terroism Act. The men, aged 37 and 40, were detained on suspicion of being members of a banned organisation, namely the UVF.
09 October 2017
Man Arrested After Two Men Stabbed In Armagh
A man has been arrested after two men were stabbed in Co Armagh. The attack happened at a bar on Main Street in Belleeks just after midnight on Saturday. A man was found with a stab wound to the neck and another male was stabbed in the hand.