Tuesday 24 April 2018

Galway murder investigation; Gardai release two of four men and send file to DPP

Independent.ie reporters

Two of four males arrested by gardai in relation to the murder of publican and teacher John Kenny, have been released without charge.

Gardai said today that a file will be prepared for the DPP in relation to possible charges.

Two other men, aged 17 and 30s are still in custody at Mill Street Garda Station in Galway.

A female in her early 30s was also arrested in Claregalway last night and she is also being held at Mill Street Station.

Mr Kenny’s body was found at his pub in Oughterard last Sunday week. A post-mortem found he died as a result of an assault.

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