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Ex-SF man's grandson gets evidence book

A BOOK of evidence has been served on a grandson of Independent Dublin city councillor and former Sinn Fein member Christy Burke.

Ciaran Burke (20), of Ferrycarrig Park, Coolock, Dublin, is charged with membership of an unlawful organisation within the State, namely the Irish Republican Army (IRA), otherwise known as Oglaigh na hEireann on July 2, 2012.

He is also charged with the unlawful possession of a 9mm parabellum Glock semi-automatic pistol and 13 rounds of 9mm parabellum ammunition at the N32, Coolock, Dublin, on the same date.

Burke was remanded in custody to appear before the non-jury court on December 19.

Irish Independent