Belfast Telegraph

Saturday 19 April 2014

Woman charged over David Black murder

Prison officer David Black was shot dead on his way to work in November 2012
Prison officer David Black was shot dead on his way to work in November 2012

A woman has been charged with perverting the course of justice over the 2012 murder of prison officer David Black.

The 29-year-old was arrested in Lurgan earlier this week and is due to appear at Craigavon Magistrates Court on March 5.

Mr Black was driving on the M1 motorway as he went to work at Maghaberry Prison in Co Antrim when he was shot on November 1 2012.

He was the first prison officer to be murdered in Northern Ireland in 20 years.

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