Donegal TD involved in heated row in the Dáil over Roscommon eviction

Donegal Sinn Féin TD Pearse Doherty has hit out at the government after a video showed security men forcibly evicting a family from a property in Co Roscommon.

A massive row has broken out in the Dáil over the assault at a house repossession near Strokestown.

During a raid on the repossessed property 8 security men were injured, at least 6 vehicles were burnt out and a dog was killed.

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said the eviction was on the foot of a High Court order, before a row broke out between the two: