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Male arrested on foot of a European Arrest Warrant on the 16/1/13

Gardai attached to Extradition Section at Garda Headquarters, Phoenix Park have today, the 16th January 2013 arrested a male (48yrs) on foot on a European Arrest Warrant.

The male was arrested shortly after midday today the 16th January on Whitehall Road Dublin 12.  He will appear before Court 29, Criminal Courts of Justice at 4.30pm today the 16th.

He was wanted in connection with the murder of John Knocker on the 31st May 1998 in Dungannon, Co Tyrone. 

Note: all queries on the murder of John Knocker should be made to the PSNI.