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Two men arrested in connection with murder of Tallaght man

Victim Neil Fitzgerald
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Gardai have arrested two men in connection with the murder of Neil Fitzgerald in Tallaght in June 5.

The two men aged 29 and 52 were arrested on Monday.

They are currently detained at Tallaght Garda Station under Section 30 of the Offences Against the State Act, 1939 as amended.

Six people have now been arrested in connection with this investigation.

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Neil Fitzgerald (36), who was a key lieutenant in the Rattigan gang, was shot dead in a remote location in Tallaght.

His body was found by a passer-by in the Hills Lane area of the Dublin suburb.

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