Nigel Bellot was murdered at his home on Carr Street, Belmont.

According to reports, the 55 year old man was in his bedroom with his girlfriend when he heard a banging noise at his door.

On investigating, a gunman shot Bellot multiple times about the body.

He died on the scene.

Police say Bellot had been deported a few years ago but was not known to them.

They are continuing investigations.