Two men arrested over murder of Constable Ronan Kerr
PSNI officer was killed in dissident republican under-car bomb explosion in 2011
Constable Ronan Kerr died in an under-car bomb explosion in Omagh, Co Tyrone in 2011. Photograph: PSNI/PA Wire
On Tuesday detectives from PSNI’s serious crime branch arrested two men under the Terrorism Act in relation to the murder of 25-year-old Constable Kerr by the ‘New IRA’.
A 27-year-old man was arrested in Omagh and a 40-year-old man was brought into police custody from prison. They are being questioned at the PSNI’s Musgrave’s serious crime suite in Belfast.