Three are ar­rested over Bray shoot­ings

TRIO QUES­TIONED FOL­LOW­ING SE­RIES OF ARMED AT­TACKS

Bray People - - FRONT PAGE - MARY FOG­A­RTY

AR­RESTS have been made in con­nec­tion with a se­ries of shoot­ings in Bray in re­cent months, in­clud­ing one in which in­no­cent by­stander Pa­tri­cia Cun­ning­ham was shot in the lower back.

Three men were ar­rested on Fri­day morn­ing on sus­pi­cion of car­ry­ing out a num­ber of at­tacks, in Rowan Grove, Fas­saroe, and on Green­park Road.

They range in age from early twen­ties to mid-thir­ties. Gar­daí re­leased the trio on Fri­day af­ter­noon and a file is be­ing pre­pared for the DPP, ac­cord­ing to Supt Michael Lerni­han of Bray Garda Sta­tion.

A shot was fired into the hall­way of a house on Green­park Road in Bray on Jan­uary 16. On Fri­day Jan­uary 28, six shots were fired at the front door of a Rowan Grove home in Fas­saroe, and four days later, Pa­tri­cia Cun­ning­ham was hit.

AR­RESTS have been made in con­nec­tion with a se­ries of shoot­ings in Bray in re­cent months, in­clud­ing one in which in­no­cent by­stander Pa­tri­cia Cun­ning­ham was shot in the lower back.

Three men were ar­rested on Fri­day morn­ing on sus­pi­cion of car­ry­ing out a num­ber of at­tacks, in Rowan Grove, Fas­saroe, and on Green­park Road.

They range in age from early twen­ties to mid-thir­ties. Gar­daí re­leased the trio on Fri­day af­ter­noon and a file is be­ing pre­pared for the DPP, ac­cord­ing to Su­per­in­ten­dent Michael Lerni­han of Bray Garda Sta­tion.

A shot was fired into the hall­way of a house on Green­park Road in Bray on Jan­uary 16, af­ter the oc­cu­pant strug­gled with two armed teenagers at the door. The 28-yearold man's preg­nant part­ner and chil­dren were in­side at the time.

On Fri­day Jan­uary 28, six shots were fired at the front door of a Rowan Grove home in Fas­saroe, and four days later, Pa­tri­cia Cun­ning­ham was hit.

It is be­lieved that the gun­men had the wrong house when they fired through her win­dow and hit her in the back.

Gar­daí im­me­di­ately con­firmed to the press that Ms Cun­ning­ham, whose in­juries were not lifethreat­en­ing, is not con­nected to any crim­i­nal ac­tiv­ity.

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