Northern Ireland

Kevin Kearney murder: Man arrested in north Belfast

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Image caption Kevin Kearney, a 46-year-old father of four, was murdered in north Belfast

A man has been arrested arrested over the murder of a 46-year-old father of four in north Belfast.

Kevin Kearney's body was found in a lake at Alexandra Park a day after he'd been shot while walking his dogs on Tuesday 8 October.

Police said the man was also questioned over dissident republican threats made to a number of people in an Ardoyne social club last October.

The 37-year-old was arrested in north Belfast on Thursday.

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