Two Adults Arrested Over Aidan O'Kane Shooting

Gardaí have made further arrests as part of their investigation into the shooting of Aidan O'Kane on Sunday night.

Gardaí have made a total of three arrests this morning, with a 32-year-old female, a 33-year-old male, and another male aged 18.

The 18-year-old is being detained at Bridewell Garfa Station, while the two others are currently being questioned at Pearse Street and Store Street Garda Stations.

Two male teenagers arrested in relation to the shooting were released from custody without charge last night.

There are a total of seven people presently in custody in relation to the incident.

The father of one was shot once in the body after he chased a gang of youths who threw eggs at his home at Shelmalier Road at around 7.15pm on Sunday.

He died 30 minutes later in hospital.

The incident has sparked a call for tighter hand gun controls by the Government.


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