Northern Ireland

Magherafelt man charged over Portstewart launderette murder

Marion Millican
Image caption Marion Millican was shot dead in Portstewart

A man has been charged with the murder of Marion Millican in Portstewart.

Ms Millican, who was 51 and originally from Coleraine, was shot dead last Friday as she ate her lunch in the launderette where she worked in Portstewart. Her funeral will take place later on Tuesday.

Fred McClenaghan, 48, from Broad Street, Magherafelt, appeared at Antrim Magistrates' Court on Tuesday.

No application was made for for bail.

Mr McClenaghan is due to appear again via videolink at Coleraine Court later this month.

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