Cops arrest two teens in Christopher Meli murder investigation

Christopher Meli
Christopher Meli

Two 17-year-olds have been arrested by police investigating the murder of 20-year-old Christopher Meli in Belfast in the early hours of December 12.

The pair were arrested in West Belfast this morning. 

They are currently being interviewed at a police station in the city.

Mr Meli was murdered after being set upon by a gang of up to 20 people on a pathway near Glasvey Close in the Twinbrook area of Belfast.

Three teenagers have already appeared in court in connection with the killing.