Probe into hotel crush tragedy police response
THE initial police response to the incident at a County Tyrone hotel in which three teenagers died is to be investigated by the Police Ombudsman.
It has been revealed that the first officers who arrived at the scene of the tragedy withdrew to await support.
Morgan Barnard, 17, Lauren Bullock, 17, and Connor Currie, 16, died after a crush at the Greenvale Hotel in Cookstown on 17 March.
Hundreds of young people were queuing to get into the St Patrick’s Day disco.