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Basil McAfee murder: woman (23) arrested in Belfast


Murdered: Basil McAfee

Murdered: Basil McAfee

Murdered: Basil McAfee

Detectives investigating the murder of a Basil McAfee more than a year ago have arrested a woman.

Mr McAfee was discovered in the living room of his home in Henderson Avenue on December 20, 2013.

He was the victim of an attack involving an axe and a knife.

He was last seen alive on the evening of December 19.

The 23-year-old woman was arrested in Belfast on Tuesday afternoon and is being questioned at a Belfast police station.

This is the sixth arrest so far in the investigation.

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Belfast Telegraph