Ireland Second man released in connection with murder of IRA double agent Denis Donaldson

12:55  09 january  2018
12:55  09 january  2018 Source:   thejournal.ie

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GARDAÍ HAVE RELEASED the second of the two men arrested in relation to the murder of IRA double agent Denis Donaldson . Outgoing Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams denied in 2016 that he had sanctioned the killing. Two men were arrested in connection with the killing yesterday.

Martin McGuinness, Denis Donaldson and Gerry Adams at a party event in 2005. Image: PA Archive/PA Images. GARDAÍ HAVE ARRESTED two men in relation to the murder of IRA double agent Denis Donaldson .

Former member of Sinn Fein and British agent Denis Donaldson who was murdered in 2006 in Donegal. © RollingNews.ie Former member of Sinn Fein and British agent Denis Donaldson who was murdered in 2006 in Donegal. GARDAÍ HAVE RELEASED the second of the two men arrested in relation to the murder of IRA double agent Denis Donaldson.

Donaldson (55), a Sinn Féin official, was shot dead at an isolated cottage near Glenties in Co Donegal in April 2006.

He was killed months after admitting, in 2005, that he had worked as an MI5 agent for over 20 years. Donaldson had worked for Sinn Féin as an administrator at Stormont and was a former IRA member.

Outgoing Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams denied in 2016 that he had sanctioned the killing.

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A dissident republican arrested in Co Donegal in connection with the murder of former Sinn Féin member and British agent Denis Donaldson has been released without charge. Mr Donaldson , who the Real IRA said it murdered at a lonely farmhouse near Glenties in Co Donegal in 2006, was a

Two men have been arrested in Donegal in connection with the murder of former Sinn Féin official and British agent Denis Donaldson over a decade ago. They were being questioned in Letterkenny Garda Station and they can he detained for 72 hours. The Real IRA claimed responsibility for the

Sinn Fein's Gerry Adams talks to the press after leaders of Northern Ireland's two main political parties the DUP and Sinn Fein met separately with British Prime Minister Theresa May at Downing Street. © Paul Davey (Photo credit should read Paul Davey / Barcroft Media via Getty Images) © Getty Images Sinn Fein's Gerry Adams talks to the press after leaders of Northern Ireland's two main political parties the DUP and Sinn Fein met separately with British Prime Minister Theresa May at Downing Street. © Paul Davey (Photo credit should read Paul Davey / Barcroft Media via Getty Images)

Two men were arrested in connection with the killing yesterday. The men, who are in their 30s and 40s, were held at Letterkenny Garda Station under Section 30 of the Offences Against the State Act.

Both have now been released without charge. A file will be sent to the Director of Public Prosecutions.

Investigating gardaí are continuing to appeal to anyone with information in relation to the murder to contact them at the incident room at Letterkenny Garda Station on 074 9167100, the Garda Confidential Line at 1800 666111 or any Garda Station.

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