Condolences follow fatal shooting of Garda in Roscommon

Thu, 18/06/2020 - 10:44 -- Editor

SDLP Leader Colum Eastwood MP has expressed his condolences following the killing of Detective Garda Colm Horkan in Castlerea last night. 

Colum Eastwood MP said: “Like many others, I was shocked to hear that member of An Garda Síochána was shot and killed last night in Roscommon. 

“My thoughts today are with the family, friends and colleagues of Detective Garda Colm Horkan as they come to terms with this tragedy. Police and Gardaí across this island put themselves at great personal risk to serve our communities, to lose dedicated public servants like this is tragic. 

“I hope that those responsible are brought to justice quickly.”

 

 

SDLP Leader Colum Eastwood MP has expressed his condolences following the killing of Detective Garda Colm Horkan in Castlerea last night.

 

Colum Eastwood MP said:

 

“Like many others, I was shocked to hear that member of An Garda Síochána was shot and killed last night in Roscommon.

 

“My thoughts today are with the family, friends and colleagues of Detective Garda Colm Horkan as they come to terms with this tragedy. Police and Gardaí across this island put themselves at great personal risk to serve our communities, to lose dedicated public servants like this is tragic.

 

“I hope that those responsible are brought to justice quickly.”