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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…

The Taoiseach has been asked to outline how Ireland intends to respond the increasing number of serious and violent attacks that are taking place throughout the country.   The issued was raised in the Dáil by the leader of the Aontu Party, Peadar Tobin.   Deputy Tobin referenced among others…

A Mass is taking place in Dublin today in memory of auctioneer Aidan Moffitt, who was one of two men killed in Sligo earlier this month.   It’s being held in Haddington Road at 10 o’clock this morning, and is organised by the Institute of Professional Auctioneers and Valuers.  …

The funeral arrangements have been announced for Sligo murder victim Aidan Moffitt   He will repose in The Sharkey Funeral Home, Ballaghaderreen on Sunday from 4pm until 7pm.   His removal will take place on Monday at 11.30am to Christ the King Church, Lisacul for Mass of the Resurrection at…

Gardaí in Sligo will continue to investigate today if there was a homophobic motive behind the murders of two men in Sligo town.   58-year-old Michael Snee and 42-year-old Aidan Moffitt were found dead in their homes earlier this week.   Gardaí are questioning a man in his 20s in…