Mother pleads for information following inquest

The mother of 23-year old Sligo man Sam Smith who died after being shot eleven years ago has made a heartful plea for anyone with information to come forward.

Mary Smith made the request after an inquest into his death in Sligo yesterday afternoon returned a verdict of unlawful killing.

The inquest heard he died as a result of gun shot wounds to the stomach and arm, leading to extensive internal damage and blood loss.

Mr. Smith was killed in his home after responding to a knock on the front door.

Nobody has ever been convicted for the killing.

Mrs. Smith and other family members told reporters after the inquest that they know who is responsible.

This was her message to her son’s killer: