Lyra McKee: two men charged with murder of Northern Irish journalist

Lyra McKee: two men charged with murder of Northern Irish journalist

Lyra McKee: two men charged with murder of Northern Irish journalist

The Guardian says two men have been charged with the murder of the Belfast journalist Lyra McKee, who was shot dead during disturbances in Derry in 2019.

McKee, 29, one of Northern Ireland’s most promising young journalists, was killed as she observed rioting in the Creggan area of the city on 18 April 2019.

Police Service Northern Ireland (PSNI) said the pair, aged 21 and 33 years, were also charged with possession of a firearm and ammunition with intent to endanger life, riot, possession of petrol bombs, throwing petrol bombs and arson. The 33-year-old was also charged with robbery.

https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2021/sep/16/lyra-mckee-two-men-charged-with-of-northern-irish-journalist


UK News Briefing Homepage uk news live today 24-7 Best on the market

UK News Briefing Homepage uk news live today 24-7 Best on the market

LIVE News EU News Breaking news UK Politics COVID-19 USA News World News United Arab Emirates Italian News Spain Palestine News News Briefings World News Briefing UK…
Daily Express - ‘David Amess: Nobody should die that way’

Daily Express - ‘David Amess: Nobody should die that way’

The Daily Express's front-page report focuses on his family's vow to fulfil his life's ambitions.
The Guardian - ‘Key Cop26 corporate sponsors condemn mismanaged summit’

The Guardian - ‘Key Cop26 corporate sponsors condemn mismanaged summit’

The Guardian has chosen to lead on criticism of next month's Cop26 climate summit in Glasgow by some of its sponsors.

……………………

FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIA AND SHARE WTX NEWS WITH YOUR FRIENDS AND FAMILY:

FacebookPlease like our page

Twitter Twitter updates available in English and Arabic. Please follow us and we would love to hear from you

Instagram – Follow our pages in English and Arabic

Leave a comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.