Omagh fire tradegy house to be demolished

The house where a convicted sex offender burnt his partner and five children to death is to be demolished.

Arthur McElhill killed his family in a house fire in Omagh, County Tyrone in 2007, because his partner, Lorraine McGovern threatened to leave.

The house will be demolished following the resolution of outstanding legal and procedural issues and following the completion of protracted discussions with the Housing Executive.