Man arrested in relation to Boyle house fire

Gardai have announced a man in his 30’s has been arrested in connection to the house fire in Boyle that claimed the life of five year old Marie Keane Connolly.

Gardai have announced a man in his 30’s has been arrested in connection to the house fire in Boyle that claimed the life of five year old Marie Keane Connolly.

Gardai investigating the fatal house fire in Boyle on October 3 believe that the fire was started maliciously. They have arrested a male in his 30’s this afternoon in the Sligo area.

The male is currently being detained at Boyle Garda Station under the Provisions of Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984.