Funeral for Co Down loyalist shot dead


The funeral of loyalist Stephen Warnock who was shot dead in Co Down is due to take place later today.

Mr Warnock was shot dead in Newtownards last Friday. A gunman on a motorbike fired shots into Mr Warnock's car.

The victim's three-year-old daughter and a male passenger in the car escaped injury; the child was treated for shock.

The shooting took place at Circular Road in Newtownards.