Man due in court over murder of Brian Coulter in Magherafelt

Police say they have charged a 27-year-old man with the murder of former police officer Brian Coulter in Magherafelt earlier this week.

Saturday, 23rd October 2021, 2:50 pm
Updated Saturday, 23rd October 2021, 3:08 pm

He is expected to appear at Londonderry Magistrates Court on Monday, October 25.

Sixty-two-year-old Mr Coulter was found in his home at Sandy Braes on Monday afternoon.

Detectives from the PSNI Major Investigation Team have been questioning a man in connection with the murder who was arrested close by following the discovery on Monday afternoon.

The scene of the murder investigation at Sandy Braes, Magherafelt.

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