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Man (24) released in Malcolm McKeown murder probe

Murder victim Malcolm McKeown

A MAN arrested by detectives investigating the murder of Malcolm McKeown was last night released unconditionally.

The 24-year-old had been arrested in the Lurgan area yesterday morning and was taken to Musgrave Serious Crime Suite for questioning.

Mr McKeown (54) was shot dead on Monday last week at a petrol station in Waringstown, Co Down.

Two men from Lurgan have been charged with his murder. Both deny the charges.

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