John McCready murder: Man released over 1976 killing
- 9 April 2014
- From the section Northern Ireland
A man arrested in connection with the murder of a Protestant building contractor 38 years ago has been released pending a report to the Public Prosecution Service.
John McCready, 58, was shot a number of times as he walked home from a club along the Cavehill Road in north Belfast in January 1976.
He died in hospital 10 days later.
The 56-year-old man was arrested in north Belfast on Monday by detectives from the police serious crime branch.