Detectives from the PSNI’s Major Investigations Team have launched a fresh appeal for information about the murder of Mark Hall, alongside the offer of a £20,000 reward from Crimestoppers.
Mark Hall (31) was murdered in a gun attack in west Belfast last December.
Detective Chief Inspector Neil McGuinness said: “Mark Hall was shot dead in a brutal gun attack on his family home in Rodney Drive, Belfast six months ago today, Saturday, December 18. Just after 4:30 p.m., two gunmen approached the house and one fired shots through the front window of the house, Mark was seriously injured and sadly later died.
“Earlier this year we released CCTV footage. The footage shows Mark’s final movements as he made his way to the family home on Rodney Drive.
It also shows two armed men arriving at St James’s Crescent in a light-coloured saloon, with a taxi sign on top. Drive..
“It was here, in a house with family members present, in the middle of a bustling residential area as the community prepared to celebrate Christmas, that this appalling and barbaric murder took place. ‘a cruel attack, which left loved ones lifeless, and a local community shocked to witness such violence.
“I again appeal to anyone with information to do the right thing and come forward. I am particularly interested in locating the vehicle used by the gunmen.
“The independent charity Crimestoppers is offering a reward of up to £20,000 for information it receives which leads to the prosecution of those responsible. To remain anonymous, contact Crimestoppers direct on freephone 0800 555 111 or fill in their anonymous online form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org. There is no caller line display, no 1471 facility and computer IP addresses are never traced.”