Northern Ireland

Nelson Cheung Randalstown murder: Three men charged

Nelson Cheung, who owned a Chinese restaurant in Randalstown Image copyright PAcemaker
Image caption Nelson Cheung died after his car was forced off the road near Randalstown

Three men have been charged with the murder of a man in County Antrim last Wednesday.

Nelson Cheung, 65, died and his wife, Winnie, 57, was injured after their car was forced off the road near Randalstown.

Police said three men aged 25, 32 and 33 had been charged with Mr Cheung's murder.

They have also been charged with attempted murder, robbery and attempted robbery.

The 25-year-old man was additionally charged with burglary.

A 32-year-old woman has been charged with perverting the course of justice and handling stolen goods.

All four are expected to appear in court in Ballymena on Thursday.

The charges will be reviewed by the Public Prosecution Service.

A 16-year-old girl and a 14-year-old boy who were also arrested by detectives have been released pending a report to the Public Prosecution Service.

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