SEAMUS DOHERTY MURDER: WOMAN RELEASED WITHOUT CHARGE

first_imgA CO Donegal woman being held by Gardai in connection with the murder last Sunday of pensioner Seamus Doherty has been released without charge.Mr Doherty, 67, was found at his cottage in Drumanacoo, Glenswilly in the early hours of Sunday morning. He had been strangled.The woman, in her 50s, was arrested yesterday morning and taken to Letterkenny Garda Station for questioning. She was released without charge this afternoon, a Garda spokesman said.A man in his 40s who had also been arrested was released without charge last night. A file is being prepared for the DPP.Garda sources however are insisting that the murder investigation is “intense and wide-ranging.”Neck injuries discovered by State Pathologist Dr Marie Cassidy suggest Mr Doherty was strangled. His body was found in the bathroom of the family cottage.“The investigation is continuing and we are following several definite lines of inquiry,” said one source. SEAMUS DOHERTY MURDER: WOMAN RELEASED WITHOUT CHARGE was last modified: June 23rd, 2012 by BrendaShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:SEAMUS DOHERTY MURDER: WOMAN RELEASED WITHOUT CHARGElast_img read more