29/11/2019

Two Arrested Over Malcolm McKeown Murder

Detectives investigating the murder of Malcolm McKeown at a petrol station in Co Down have made two arrests.

The 54 year-old father of three was found slumped in his car after being shot six times outside Dewart's Garage in Waringstown on Monday 19 August.
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The two men, aged 33 and 59, were arrested by detectives from the PSNI's Major Investigation Team and have been taken to Musgrave Serious Crime Suite for questioning.





(JG/CM)

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