Thursday 24 May 2018

Acting Garda Commissioner meets with Homeland Security Investigations team as investigation into murder of Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe continues

Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe was shot dead at the Lordship Credit Union during a botched armed robbery.
Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe was shot dead at the Lordship Credit Union during a botched armed robbery.
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The Acting Garda Commissioner has met representatives of US Homeland Security Investigations as the investigation into the murder of Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe continues.

Led by Acting Deputy Executive Associate Director, Ms. Alysa D. Erichs, the representatives met with Acting Garda Commissioner Dónall Ó Cualáin at Dundalk Garda Station on Monday.

Det Gda Donohoe - a father-of-two - was shot dead during a botched robbery in the car park of the Lordship Credit Union, on the Cooley Peninsula in Co Louth, on January 25, 2013.

He had arrived on scene with Detective Garda Joe Ryan to act as an armed escort for a staff member depositing a bag of money into a bank night safe.

Gardai have said that Homeland Security Investigations has provided invaluable assistance during their investigation into the murder.

They have also said that they acknowledge and are grateful for the contribution made by members of the public throughout the last five years of the investigation.

Gardai continue to appeal to the public for their assistance as the investigation continues.

Anyone who has, or believes they may have, information is asked to contact Dundalk Garda Station (042) 9388470 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111. 

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