Remanded in custody Man, 46, charged with murder of loyalist

Albert Armstrong from Mahee Close on the Belvoir estate in Belfast, is also accused of attempting to murder Stanley Wightman.

  • Published:
Police do not believe there was any paramilitary link to Mr Lindsay's killing play

Police do not believe there was any paramilitary link to Mr Lindsay's killing

Colin 'Bap' Lindsay play

Colin 'Bap' Lindsay

24/7 Live - Subscribe to the Pulse Newsletter!

A 46-year-old man has appeared in court charged with murdering senior UDA figure Colin 'Bap' Lindsay.

Albert Armstrong from Mahee Close on the Belvoir estate in Belfast, is also accused of attempting to murder Stanley Wightman.

Mr Lindsay, 47, a well-known member of the Ulster Defence Association (UDA), was killed in an attack on Wednesday.

Mr Armstrong was remanded in custody and will reappear on the 7 August.

Mr Wightman, 52, is still in a critical condition in hospital after suffering severe neck and arm injuries.

The attack took place at Kirkistown Walk in the south Belfast estate.

Both men were found in the living room of Mr Lindsay's bungalow.

Father of two, Mr Lindsay, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Credit: BBC

Recommended Articles

Recommended Videos





Top Articles

1 Visa row: Ablakwa condemns US embassy over new visa policybullet
2 Bin Atef Ex-Gitmo detainee marries in Ghanabullet
3 Prophecy Obinim makes some death revelationsbullet
4 Issues Former NDC MP reveals US gave Ghana $300k for Gitmo 2bullet
5 Adult Movies ICE TV to go to court over porn banbullet
6 Sam Pee Yalley Muslim group asks NDC guru to apologise for...bullet
7 US Visa Row Expert urges government not to bow to US pressurebullet
8 Adult Content We will continue showing porn on TV - Ice TVbullet
9 Gitmos Lawyer for ex-Gitmo detainee says his client is...bullet
10 Visa Blues US visa policy not new: says embassy in Accrabullet

Top Videos

1 Lynched Soldier Listen to the man who hit Capt. Mahama's head with a blockbullet
2 Prophecy Hundreds will die in floods in 2017 – Prophet revealsbullet
3 Capt. Mahama's Death The account of this 10-year-old will leave you...bullet
4 Meet "The Beast" President Obama's Cadillac that's more tank than carbullet
5 In Zimbabwe President Mugabe’s 70 year-old aide marries his...bullet
6 Lynched Soldier Residents of Denkyira-Obuasi mourn Maj. Mahamabullet
7 Video Police officer attacked at Flagstaff Housebullet
8 Video Edward Gyampana is the teenage design genius who...bullet
9 Nigerians stop deportation of chained compatriot in KLM...bullet
10 Condolence Mahama pledges to take care of murdered...bullet

News