Belfast Telegraph

Two men arrested over Raymond Johnston murder released

Two men arrested in connection with the murder of Raymond Johnston in west Belfast have been released.

Mr Johnston died after being shot at a house in Glenbawn Avenue in Poleglass just before 8pm on Tuesday February 13.

He was blasted in the chest from a shotgun in front of his 11-year-old daughter and partner.

Detectives from Serious Crime Branch arrested two men, aged 27 and 47, under the Terrorism Act on Friday morning.

Following questioning they were released on Saturday.

Those arrested under The Terrorism Act must either be charged or released unconditionally. Police bail is not permitted under the legislation.

A 57-year-old man arrested on Thursday and a 34-year-old man arrested on Wednesday have both been released unconditionally.

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