Man in 80s arrested following fatal shooting in Co Mayo 1 month ago

Man in 80s arrested following fatal shooting in Co Mayo

The incident occurred late last night.

A man is his 60s has died following a fatal shooting in Co. Mayo.

Gardaí arrested a man in his 80s after the incident which occurred at approximately 11:55pm on Tuesday night in Aghamore, Ballyhaunis, Co. Mayo.

The man is currently being detained at Castlebar Garda Station.

The scene has been persevered for technical examination. An incident room has been established at Claremorris Garda Station.

Gardaí are appealing for anyone with information regarding the shooting to contact Claremorris Garda station on 0949372080, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111, or any Garda Station.