GAA club poised to dedicate new pitch to fallen garda

An all-weather pitch in memory of Detective Garda Colm Horkan has been mooted for Charlestown Sarsfields GAA Club. Club officers held a meeting last week to discuss naming a €300,000 facility, which will include a walkway, after the Charlestown native...

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Family of Detective Garda Colm Horkan will live a “lifetime of sorrow”

The heartbroken brother of Detective Garda Colm Horkan has spoken of how his family will experience a “lifetime of sorrow”. Following the shooting of his brother in Castlerea, Dermot Horkan (43) told The Irish Sun that Colm was “the glue”...

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Garda murder accused deemed unfit to attend court

A 43-year-old man charged with the murder of Detective Garda Colm Horkan was deemed unfit to attend a court sitting...

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Unaired podcast featuring murdered detective garda to be released soon

By Ellen O’Riordan Virtually everyone in Ireland will now recognise the smiling face of Detective Garda Colm Horkan whose tragic...

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