Woman released over fatal shooting

Woman released over fatal shooting

A woman, who was arrested in connection with the murder of a Catholic man in north Belfast 20 years ago, has been released.

Sean McParland, 55, was shot while he was babysitting at Skegoniel Avenue in February 1994 and died a week later.The woman, 45, was arrested in the Newtownabbey area on Tuesday morning by detectives from PSNI Serious Crime Branch.She was later released pending a report to the Public Prosecution Service.The arrest is part of Operation Stafford, an investigation into a series of murders and other serious crimes by the UVF in north Belfast.

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