Convicted murderer on the loose - located and arrested

A convicted murderer who absconded from day release has been arrested and taken into custody.

Sunday, 18th November 2018, 8:44 am
Updated Sunday, 18th November 2018, 9:51 am

Samuel McKinley, 57, was serving life for the murder of a man in England in 1996.

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McKinley was located and arrested in the greater Belfast area in the early hours of Sunday morning.

“Police would like to thank the public for their assistance,” said a PSNI spokesperson.