Monday 19 March 2018

Sixth person arrested in connection with the murder of popular musician Martin Kivlehan

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Gardai have arrested a sixth person in connection with the murder of Martin Kivlehan in August.

A woman in her 30s was arrested in the Sligo area this morning.

The woman is currently detained at Sligo Garda Station in under Section 30 of the Offences against the State Act, 1939.

The late Mr Kivlehan of 1 New Apartments, Holborn Street was found dead at his home with stab wounds on August 3.

Mr Kivlehan was a well-known carpenter and musician.

Previously, a brother and sister were arrested for questioning before being released without charge.

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