Man (27) arrested in Lyra McKee murder investigation

Lyra McKee was shot in Derry in April 2019. File photograph

Police investigating the murder of journalist Lyra McKee have arrested a 27-year-old man in Derry.

Detectives from the Police Service of Northern Ireland arrested the man under Section 41 of the Terrorism Act 2000.

He has been taken to Musgrave police station in Belfast where he is currently being questioned.

Officers have also conducted a search of a house in Derry.

Ms McKee was shot dead in Derry in April 2019 while reporting on a riot in the Creggan area of the city.