Wednesday 18 January 2017

Cuts to garda funding allowing gangland feud to spiral out of control

Paul Williams

Published 27/04/2016 | 02:30

'These days the gardaí trying to keep a lid on this murder madness say they are just waiting to see where and when the next killing is going to take place.'
'These days the gardaí trying to keep a lid on this murder madness say they are just waiting to see where and when the next killing is going to take place.'

On Monday night, the ruthless, callous killers tooled up and went out again to claim more blood in a feud which is spiralling out of control.

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The two armed and masked thugs displayed their sense of being untouchable - and predilection for brutal violence - when they walked into a pub in Summerhill and blasted dissident Republican Martin Barr to death.

And in a completely unconnected incident on the other side of the city, in Clondalkin, another man was also gunned down apparently as a result of a personal dispute.

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