Northern Ireland

Shankill bomber Sean Kelly released in Conor McKee murder investigation

Sean Kelly
Image caption Sean Kelly was questioned by detectives investigating the murder of Conor McKee in north Belfast

High-profile republican and Shankill bomber Sean Kelly has been released after being questioned in connection with the murder of a man in January.

He was arrested on Thursday morning in relation to the killing of Conor McKee in north Belfast.

Mr McKee, 31, was found dead in a bedroom of his home on Glenpark Street. He had been shot a number of times.

Police said a 42-year-old man arrested earlier on Thursday has now been released without charge.

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