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Two men arrested in connection with Alan O’Neill murder

Crime DeskBy Morgan Flanagan Creagh
Alan O'Neill shot dead in Tallaght
Alan O'Neill shot dead in Tallaght

Two men were today arrested in connection with the fatal shooting of 35-year-old Alan O’Neill, who was gunned down at Kiltalown Road in Tallaght in May of this year.

The first man, a 23-year-old inmate at Midland’s Prison, was arrested early this morning at the jail and is currently being detained at Tallaght Garda Station under the provisions of Section 42 – Criminal Justice Act 1999.

Gardai at the scene

The second man (21) was arrested in west Dublin shortly afterwards.

He is currently detained at Tallaght Garda Station under the provisions of Section 4 – Criminal Justice Act 1999.