Five arrested in connection with Limerick killing

Five people have been arrested in Limerick in connection with the murder of Lee Slattery.

Five arrested in connection with Limerick killing

Five people have been arrested in Limerick in connection with the murder of Lee Slattery.

The 24-year-old's body was found in a shallow grave on the outskirts of the city at the end of last month, several days after he had been reported missing.

A post mortem examination revealed he had been shot a number of times.

Investigating gardaí arrested three men and two women - aged between 19 and 27 - this morning.

They are being held at various garda stations in Limerick on suspicion of withholding information.

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