Yousef Palani remanded in custody until next month

A man charged with the murders of Aidan Moffitt and Michael Snee and assaulting a third man in Sligo has been remanded in custody until next month.

Yousef Palani of 10 Markievicz Heights, Sligo, appeared before Sligo District Court via video link from Castlerea prison today.

The 22 year old has been in custody since he was charged following a special sitting of the Sligo District Court on April 14th.

An adjournment was sought in court today as the Garda file was still being prepared.

Mr Palani was further remanded in custody to Castlerea prison and ordered to appear again via video link at Sligo District Court on June 9th.