Belfast Telegraph

Monday 20 October 2014

Sixth arrest in connection with Drogheda murder.

Gardai in Co. Louth have arrested a sixth person in connection with the murder of a 29 year old man in Drogheda.

Darren Mc Keown died in hospital on Saturday from injuries sustained in an attack at Rowan Heights on St. Stephen's Day.

The latest suspect - a 19 year old local man was arrested this morning and taken to Drogheda Garda Station for questioning.

Five other people have already been interviewed about the killing, but were all released without charge.

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