‘WAKING The Dead’ detectives have released man arrested in connection with the murder of a Protestant building contractor 38 years ago pending a report to the Public Prosecution Service.
John McCready, 58, was shot a number of times as he walked home from a club along the Cavehill Road in north Belfast in January 1976.
He died in hospital ten days later.
The 56-year-old man was arrested in north Belfast on Monday by detectives from the PSNI’s Terrorist Investigation Unit.
He was being questioned at the serious crime suite in Antrim.