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Two men arrested in connection with murder of Gerry Nolan

Gerry Nolan
Gerry Nolan

Two men aged 27 and 30-years were arrested in the Dublin area this morning.

They are both currently detained at Kilkenny and Thomastown Garda Stations under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984.

Gerry Nolan died following a fire at his home, a caravan, in Deerpark, Castlecomer, County Kilkenny on 24th July 2006.

The matter was fully investigated and five people were arrested though no one was charged.

The case was reviewed in 2014 and a murder investigation was launched.

Gardaí investigating this murder are appealing for witnesses or anyone, particularly those living locally in the Castlecomer area, who may have information regarding this incident, to contact them at Kilkenny Garda Station on 056 7775000, The Garda Confidential Line 1800 666111 or any Garda station.