Det Supt Jonathan Roberts
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Police appeal over Tommy Crossan shooting

Police in Northern Ireland have arrested a 26-year-old man over the murder of former dissident republican leader Tommy Crossan.

Mr Crossan, 43, was shot dead while sitting in a hut at a fuel business off Springfield Road in west Belfast.

The officer leading the murder investigation, Det Supt Jonathan Roberts, said Mr Crossan had been shot a number of times.

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