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Man due in court over murder of Belfast man Reece Leeman


Killed: Reece Leeman

Killed: Reece Leeman

Killed: Reece Leeman

A 28-year-old male has been charged with the murder of east Belfast man Reece Leeman.

Mr Leeman (21) was found collapsed on Connsbrook Drive after being seriously assaulted on Friday morning.

Police believe he was stabbed after an altercation at a property on Kyle Street.

Last night a man was charged with his murder.

He will appear at Belfast Magistrates Court today.

An 18-year-old man arrested on suspicion of murder was released unconditionally. He was re-arrested on suspicion of aggravated burglary and robbery.

Police are not seeking anyone else in relation to Mr Leeman's death.

Belfast Telegraph