Man still in custody in connection with Farrell killing

A 28-year-old Laois man remains in Garda custody this morning in connection with the death of publican Matthew Farrell in Offaly earlier this month.

The body of the 64-year-old was found at his home at the Gaelic Bar in Daingean on April 1st.

He died as a result of head injuries that gardaí believe he sustained during a robbery.

Two men were arrested in connection with the case earlier this month, but both were later released without charge.


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