A community is in shock today after a man was shot dead on the outskirts of north Belfast. The victim, whose name has not yet been released, was murdered in the Longlands area of Newtownabbey. It is understood he was shot six times and died at the scene. At least two men are believed to have been involved in the attack.
Police are investigating a link to a burnt-out silver Volkswagen Bora found in Ardmollen Place in west Belfast.