Irish man arrested in New York 'suspect in murder investigation of Gda Adrian Donohoe'

An Irish man arrested in New York is reportedly a person of interest in the murder investigation of Garda Adrian Donohoe.

Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe was shot dead on January 23, 2013.

Adrian Donohoe

The father of two was shot in Louth at the scene of a credit union robbery.

According to reports, a man in his mid 20s, from south Armagh, was arrested by Homeland Security Thursday in New York and is a prime suspect in the murder of Garda Adrian Donohoe.

Homeland Security have said Aaron Brady, a dual citizen of Ireland and the UK, was arrested for immigration violations.

He is currently in custody "pending removal from the United States".

It is understood Mr Brady may be returning to Ireland as early as next week.

Irish Authorities have been in contact with Homeland Security Investigation (ICE) with relation to the issue.


Email Updates

Receive our lunchtime briefing straight to your inbox

More in this Section

Remaining charges against Jobstown protesters 'set to be dropped'

Theresa May presses Donald Trump over Bombardier aerospace jobs in North

Ryanair pilots: No thanks to €12,000 bonuses for working backlogged holiday days

Gardaí appeal for motorists to slow down ahead of 'European Day Without A Road Death'


Today's Stories

House fire upgraded to murder investigation 30 years later

Ryanair faces flight chaos if pilots ‘work to rule’

Taoiseach to spend €160k on reports assessing Government’s public image

New canon for former Ballincollig Gun Store

Lifestyle

A question of taste: Joe O’Leary

When art and nature collide

Writing between the lines: Ron Hutchinson's new RTÉ series is one of his easier roles

The myths and facts of ... dementia

More From The Irish Examiner