18 year old charged with the murder of his father in Tyrone

Police in Tyrone have charged an 18-year-old man with the murder of 60-year-old Aloysius Hackett, the former chairman of St. Macartan's GAA club, was found dead at his home on Aghindarragh Road in Augher on Friday night.

Police said the 60-year-old died after sustaining a gunshot wound.

His son Sean was arrested shortly after the incident on Friday, and is expected to appear before Omagh Magistrates Court later today.