Two decades after this killing, Sinn Féin's leader is still sitting in Dáil Éireann keeping schtum
Published 07/06/2016 | 02:30
By 5.40am on June 7, 1996 Detective Garda Jerry McCabe had finished shaving at his modest home near Thomond Park in Limerick.
Dapper in a neatly pressed brown suit, he was all set for duty and looked, "as if he was heading off to see the bank manager to ask for a loan".
Jerry and his devoted wife Ann were over 30 years married. A talented mechanic, Jerry was planning to start a business after retiring from the force.