Northern Ireland

Man arrested over Andrew Allen killing

Andrew Allen
Image caption The father of two was killed in February 2012

Irish police have arrested a man in his early 50s in connection with the murder of Londonderry man, Andrew Allen.

The father of two was shot dead at his home in Buncrana, County Donegal, in February 2012.

Republican Action Against Drugs (RAAD) admitted responsibility for the murder. Mr Allen's family have always denied claims he was a drug dealer.

The man was arrested on Saturday in County Donegal in the Republic of Ireland.

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