An extraordinary story, if it turns out to hold water. Young Irelander has a snippet from last night’s Evening Herald that alleges that “Gardai were forced to close down one of Dublin’s main garda stations after IRA threats”. Officers had arrested the main suspect for a particularly clinical murder in an inner city pub.
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