Man arrested in connection with Dan Murray murder

Police officers search a house in the Lower Falls road area of Belfast as they arrest a Man (38) over the murder of Belfast takeaway driver Dan Murray at  11.30pm on Wednesday May 11
Police officers search a house in the Lower Falls road area of Belfast as they arrest a Man (38) over the murder of Belfast takeaway driver Dan Murray at 11.30pm on Wednesday May 11

A 38-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the murder of takeaway delivery driver Dan Murray in west Belfast.

Mr Murray died after he was shot while making a delivery on Lady Street, near the Grosvenor Road, on Monday.

Dan Murray

Dan Murray

Police said they believed the 55-year-old had been lured to the area by a bogus call, and they described his murder as “horrific”.

The 38-year-old man was arrested in west Belfast on Wednesday night.

He is currently in custody at Musgrave Police Station.”

Police officers search a house in the Lower Falls road area of Belfast as they arrest a man over the murder of Belfast takeaway driver Dan Murray. Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye

Police officers search a house in the Lower Falls road area of Belfast as they arrest a man over the murder of Belfast takeaway driver Dan Murray. Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye