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:   Journal.ie

Man (18) charged with murder over Dundalk stabbing

  Man (18) charged with murder over Dundalk stabbing 24-year-old Japanese national Yosuke Sasaki died in yesterday’s attack.Mohammed Morei, whose nationality has not yet been confirmed, was brought to Dundalk District Court shortly before 7pm.

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.

Gardaí say no 'established link' showing Dundalk attack was international terrorism

  Gardaí say no 'established link' showing Dundalk attack was international terrorism The threat level from terrorism has not changed in the aftermath of the attack.“At this time, we can find no established link to indicate that this tragedy is terrorist related,” the force said in a statement. “However, enquiries are continuing internationally as the investigation develops.

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.

Teen charged with murder of Japanese man in Dundalk stabbing 'not fit to attend' court hearing .
An 18-year-old youth charged with the murder of a Japanese man in a stabbing in Dundalk last week was “not fit to attend” a court hearing today. Mohammed Morei, who was remanded in custody last week after he was charged with the murder of 24-year-old Yosuke Sasaki, is under-going treatment in the Central Mental Hospital (CMH), Judge Victor Blake was told.Mr Sasaki was fatally stabbed on Avenue Road shortly before 9am on January 3 last.Mr Sasaki from Ebina, west of Tokyo, worked at National Pen, a call centre in Dundalk, Co. Louth and had lived in Ireland for the past year.

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