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Robbie Lawlor

Robbie Lawlor

Robbie Lawlor

Gardaí monitoring the bitter Drogheda feud have arrested a teenage girl who was caught with a petrol bomb in the troubled Moneymore estate in the early hours of yesterday.

Detectives are investigating if the 17-year-old was on her way to attack property on behalf of the notorious anti-Maguire faction who were closely linked to slain hitman Robbie Lawlor (36), shot dead in Belfast on April 4.

She was walking in the estate at 2am when gardaí became suspicious, searched her and discovered the suspected bomb,