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Three held after South Belfast murder

NewsBy Jamie McDowell
Stephen Carson was shot dead on Thursday night
Stephen Carson was shot dead on Thursday night

Three people have been arrested by police investigating the murder of 28-year-old Stephen Carson at an address on Walmer Street, off the Ormeau road on Thursday night.

Three men, aged 32, 37 and 39 were arrested following police raids on premises in West Belfast.

A firearm was seized during the raids.

Sunday World sources say that the INLA were behind the murder. 

Mr Carson was shot dead while his partner and a nine-year-old child were in the house.