Saturday 25 November 2017

Woman arrested in relation to fatal shooting in Athy

GUN ATTACK: Gardai at the scene where Jason Doogue was shot in the Greenhills area of Athy, Co Kildare
GUN ATTACK: Gardai at the scene where Jason Doogue was shot in the Greenhills area of Athy, Co Kildare

A WOMAN in her 30s has been arrested in relation to the fatal shooting of a man in Athy on Friday.

She was arrested yesterday afternoon in the town and is currently detained under Section 50 of the Criminal Justice Act at Newbridge Garda Station.

Gardaí are continuing to detain two men, one aged in his 40s and the other in his teens at Kildare and Naas Garda Stations as part of the investigation.

A third man arrested, also in his teens, was released without charge from Leixlip Garda Station last night.

The investigation continues.

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