UVF accused arrested over 1994 murders

UVF accused arrested over 1994 murders

A 42-year-old man has been arrested as part of an investigation into the murders of two Catholic workmen in north Belfast almost 20 years ago.

Gary Convie, 24, and Eamon Fox, 44, were sitting in their car at a building site in North Queen Street on 17 May 1994 when a gunman opened fire with a sub-machine gun.In north Belfast on Monday morning the suspect was detained on suspicion of the two murders, the attempted murder of a third man and membership of the UVF.He has been taken to the Serious Crime Suite at Antrim police station for questioning.A man has previously been convicted in connection with the murders.


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