Cork Gardaí appeal for farmers' help in murder probe

Gardaí investigating the murder of a man in Blarney in Co. Cork last Thursday have made a specific appeal for the public's help.

Gardaí investigating the murder of a man in Blarney in Co. Cork last Thursday have made a specific appeal for the public's help.

Packie Hogan, a second-hand car dealer living in Carrigaline, was shot dead on the Glen Road between Grenagh and Waterloo at 3.45pm on Thursday afternoon.

Three people were detained a short time later and are still in custody for questioning in connection with the shooting.

A number of vehicles were also seized.

Investigating Gardaí have appealed to farmers in particular from Garrycloyne to Vicarstown, to contact them if they saw anything suspicious.

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