Man arrested for confronting canvassingTaoiseach

Man arrested for confronting canvassingTaoiseach

A man was arrested after he confronted Taoiseach Enda Kenny while he was out canvassing ahead of the Kilkenny-Carlow by-election.

Gardaí say the incident occurred at the Fairgreen shopping centre in Carlow town at around 4.30pm.

Mr Kenny was about to get in to his car when the man approached him and tried to confront him.

Gardaí intervened and arrested the protestor who was later released without charge.


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