Man arrested in connection with suspected arson attack on TD's car

Man arrested in connection with suspected arson attack on TD's car
Sinn Féin TD Martin Kenny

Gardaí in Leitrim have arrested a man in connection with a suspected arson attack on a Sinn Féin TD's car last week.

The incident occurred in the Aughavas area of Co Leitrim at around 2.30am on Monday, October 28.

Sligo-Leitrim TD Martin Kenny's car was burned out at his home.

Gardaí investigating the incident have today arrested a man aged in his mid-40s.

The man is being detained at Thurles garda station.

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