Tuesday 12 December 2017

Arrest in connection with the murder of Real IRA leader Alan Ryan

Alan Ryan
Alan Ryan

Ed Carty

A MAN in his 20s has been arrested over the murder of Real IRA boss Alan Ryan.

he man was detained in the Dublin area this morning and taken in for questioning at Coolock Garda Station.

Ryan, the leader of a faction of the terror group in north Dublin, was shot dead as he walked with an associate on Grange Lodge Avenue, Clongriffin, in the north of the city, on September 3.

The latest arrest was made under section 50 of the Criminal Justice Act 2007.

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