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Monday, November 20, 2006

Southill continues to spiral out of control

Despite an extra Garda presence in Southill Sunday following a shooting incident which left a 24 year old man injured, the violence continues with more reports of trouble in the area.

Gardai say that following the shooting of David Leamy Late Saturday night, two hrs later a house was petrol bombed. Then , Shortly afterwards a house that had been shot at twice previously had its windows smashed in.

The unrest continued into 4.45am where a man fired shots from a house that was coming under attack. As Gardai arrived at the scene they came under attack with bottles and bricks.

Around the same time, Gardai arrested 19-year-old Alan Kelly(left) after he made death threats to a Garda and another man in the area. He appeared before a sitting of District court today and was remanded to appear again on Wednesday.

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