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Detectives investigating Malcolm McKeown murder arrest two men

The 54-year-old was found dead in his car behind a petrol station in Waringstown in August.

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Malcolm McKeown had been shot six times (Niall Carson/PA)

Malcolm McKeown had been shot six times (Niall Carson/PA)

Malcolm McKeown had been shot six times (Niall Carson/PA)

Two men have been arrested by detectives investigating the murder of Malcolm McKeown in Co Down.

The 54-year-old was found dead in his silver BMW behind Dewarts filling station in Waringstown in August.

He had been shot six times.

A PSNI statement said: “Detectives from PSNI’s Major Investigation Team investigating the murder of Malcolm McKeown in Waringstown in August have arrested two men aged 30 and 31.

“They have been taken to Musgrave PSNI station for questioning.”

PA