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Fourth man arrested in connection with David Byrne murder

David Byrne
David Byrne

Gardai arrested a man in his mid 50s this afternoon in connection with the Regency Hotel attack which claimed the life of gangster David Byrne.

The man is detained at Raheny Garda Station under Section 50 of The Criminal Justice Act. 2007.

This brings to four the number of people who have been arrested as part of this murder investigation.

Byrne was blasted to death by a hit squad in an attack related to an ongoing feud between the Hutch and Kinahan gangs.