Service Station Shooting Now Murder Investigation

The investigation into a shooting incident a CO Mayo service station has been upgraded to a murder inquiry following the death of the victim on Thursday night.

Owen Maughan (29) was shoot a number of times in an attack at a service station in Castlebar on Thursday afternoon.

He was taken to Mayo General Hospital but died from his injuries.

Gardaí believe that the shooting is connected to an ongoing feud.

A brother of Mr Maughan was injured in a shooting at the same service station earlier this year.


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