Monday 19 March 2018

Two more arrests in connection to Dale Creighton death

TWO more suspects were arrested today in connection with the death of a young man in the early hours of New Year's Day.

Two males in their 20s were taken into custody and questioned in connection with the death of 20-year-old Dale Creighton.

They were detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act at Tallaght Garda Station. 

The latest arrests in the case came as two other men in their 20s appeared in Dublin District Court today charged with in relation with the attack on Mr Creighton.

David Burke, 25, of Village Square, Tallaght, and James O'Brien, of Avonbeg Square, Tallaght, were charged with violent disorder.

Five people in all are now before the courts in regard to the killing which took place at the footbridge at St Dominic's Road in Tallaght.

Two others, Graham Palmer (24), of Homelawn Road, and Aisling Burke (20), of Bolbrook Grove, both in Tallaght, appeared in court earlier this week charged with violent disorder.

Another young man, Ross Callery aged 20, has also been charged with violent disorder in connection with the attack on Mr Creighton, who died in hospital two days after being attacked.

Online Editors

Today's news headlines, directly to your inbox every morning.

Editor's Choice

Also in Irish News