George Gilmore murder: 33-year-old man interviewed by police

Detectives from the Police Service of Northern Ireland’s Major Investigation Team, investigating the murder of George Gilmore in Carrickfergus on March 13 2017, have interviewed a 33-year-old man as part of their investigation following the recovery of a firearm in October 2021.

A PSNI spokesperson confirmed the man attended Antrim police station on Thursday morning (August 4).

“He was released following interview and a file will now be prepared for consideration by the Public Prosecution Service.”

Mr Gilmore (44) was shot in Carrickfergus while driving through the town. He died in hospital the following day as a result of his injuries.

George Gilmore