Escapee arrested in Derry

26 year old Martin McDermott, Castlegrove, Raphoe, Co Donegal has been arrested in Derry following his escape from Loughan House last night.

26 year old Martin McDermott, Castlegrove, Raphoe, Co Donegal has been arrested in Derry following his escape from Loughan House last night.

The prisoner, who was convicted of the manslaughter of Fenagh garda, Gary McLoughlin, just seven months ago, was arrested by the PSNI at around 11am. Police on both sides of the border were alerted along with security staff at ports and airports.