Man arrested in Longlands murder probe released without charge

Murder victim: Danny McKay.
Murder victim: Danny McKay.

DETECTIVES from the PSNI’s Serious Crime Branch arrested a 25-year-old man on Tuesday (December 4) in connection with the murder of Danny McKay in Longlands last month.

The man, who was arrested in Antrim, was taken to Antrim Serious Crime Suite for questioning but was later released unconditionally.

Danny McKay (36) was gunned down at his home on Longlands Road on October 25.

A republican gang calling itself Correct Action Against Drugs is thought to have been responsible for the killing.

To date ten people have been arrested in connection the shooting, but no-one has been charged.