Incident Summary:

01/07/2016: Assailants shot and killed a civilian at his residence along Glenpark Street in Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom. No group claimed responsibility; however, sources attributed the attack to the Irish National Liberation Army (INLA) and the New Irish Republican Army.



United Kingdom

Western Europe

region/u.s. state:

Northern Ireland


Location Details:
The incident occurred in the Glenpark street area.

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Armed Assault
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Private Citizens & Property
Name of Entity Not Applicable
Specific Description Civilian: Conor McKee
Nationality of Target Northern Ireland
Additional Information
Hostages No
Ransom No
Property Damage No
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Firearms Unknown Gun Type
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?No
Criterion 1 (more) Yes
Criterion 2 (more) Yes
Criterion 3 (more) Yes
Doubt Terrorism Proper (more) No
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Claimed Responsibility
Irish National Liberation Army (INLA) No
The New Irish Republican Army No
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators Unknown
Number of Captured Perpetrators 1
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 1 Fatalities / 0 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 1
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 0
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
"Conor McKee: North Belfast murder victim shot several times," BBC, January 11, 2016.
"PRIEST FACES DOWN HARDLINE BULLIES; DEFIANT REBELS TOLD TO GET LOSTExtremists are told by cleric that he will not be intimidated by note," Sunday Life, August 21, 2016.
"Paramilitary assaults by loyalists at highest in six years," The Irish News, June 16, 2016.