Man arrested in connection with killing of elderly man in Offaly

A 19-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the murder of Thomas 'Toddy' Dooley in Edenderry, Co Offaly earlier this month.

Man arrested in connection with killing of elderly man in Offaly

A 19-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the murder of Thomas 'Toddy' Dooley in Edenderry, Co Offaly earlier this month.

The 64-year-old was found dead in his home in Sister Senan Court on February 16. He had sustained injuries to his head and body.

The 19-year-old was detained this morning in Edenderry and is being held at Tullamore Garda Station under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act.

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