27/06/2019

Two Arrested Over Lisburn Murder

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of the murder of Paul Smyth in Lisburn.

Mr Smyth, 50, was found dead in the living room of his house in Coulson Avenue at around 8.45pm on Friday 21 June. Police later confirmed he had been shot.

The two men, aged 29 and 32, remain in custody.

Police have renewed their appeal for information about the shooting. Anyone who knows anything that could potentially assist the investigation can get in touch by calling non-emergency line 101 or anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
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A 49-year-old man arrested earlier in the investigation was released unconditionally.

Two men, aged 28 and 32 and a woman aged 28 were released on bail pending further enquiries.



(JG/CM)

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