McDowell prepared to meet Wheelock family

Minister for Justice Michael McDowell has said he is prepared to meet the family of Terence Wheelock, but not until he receives a full report from the Garda Commissioner.

Minister for Justice Michael McDowell has said he is prepared to meet the family of Terence Wheelock, but not until he receives a full report from the Garda Commissioner.

The young Dublin man died after he was found unconscious in a garda cell at Store Street.

His family staged a protest yesterday outside Leinster House.

Mr McDowell has said he is not ruling out a meeting but that it is not his function to conduct inquests into the circumstances of anyone’s death.

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