Northern Ireland

Two questioned on murder of prison officer David Black

David Black
Image caption Prison officer David Black was shot as he drove to work

Two men have been arrested by detectives investigating the murder of the prison officer David Black earlier this month.

The men, aged 34 and 42 were arrested in Coalisland, County Tyrone. They have been taken to Antrim police station for questioning.

Mr Black was shot as he drove to work on the M1 in County Armagh on 1 November.

A group calling itself the IRA admitted carrying out the killing.

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