Male charged with murder of Richard Miskelly

  • 28 February 2017

Male charged with murder of Richard Miskelly

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Police have charged a 19 year old man with the murder of 24 year old Richard Miskelly and with perverting the course of justice.

He is due to appear at Newtownards Magistrates Court tomorrow morning. 

A second 19 year old man who was arrested has been released unconditionally in relation to the murder. He has been released pending a report to the Public Prosecution Service in relation to an assault of a 27 year old man on Bangor Road in Newtownards early this morning.