05/02/2019

Ian Ogle Murder: PSNI Make Twelfth Arrest

Detectives investigating the murder of a father-of-two Ian Ogle have made a twelfth arrest.

A 38-year-old man was detained by police on the morning of Tuesday 05 February and is currently being questioned at Musgrave Serious Crime Suite.
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The 45-year-old community worker was stabbed 11 times as he prayed with a pastor just yards from his home on Cluan Place in east Belfast on Sunday 27 January.

Over 1,000 mourners lined the streets of the area on Monday 04 for his funeral.

There has been speculation that people associated with the Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF) were responsible for the killing.

Nine men and two women have already been arrested in relation to the murder inquiry, with two men, aged 40 and 37, released on Monday evening pending further enquiries.



(JG/CM)

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