Crilly charged with Nairac murder

Kevin Crilly, 59, has been charged with the murder of Captain Robert Nairac in 1977 and has been released on bail – Nairac is on the list of those under the remit of the Independent Commission for the Location of Victims Remains and his abduction, murder, and secret burial has been acknowledged by the Provisional IRA. Crilly, who spent 29 years in the US and who had been charged with the kidnap and assault of Nairac in 2008, was revealed to have returned to Northern Ireland by a BBC NI Spotlight investigation in 2007 – which the deputy First Minister didn’t see..