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Eight arrests in connection with violent disorder Tuam Cemetery 22/9/21

Issue Date: 29/11/2021

Gardaí investigating an incident of violent disorder which occurred at Tuam Cemetery, Tuam County Galway on 22 September 2021 have conducted an operation today Monday November 29, 2021 and arrested eight people.

The operation was conducted this morning in County Galway and has resulted in the arrest of seven men who range in age from their mid 20s to their mid 50s, and one woman who is in her mid 20s.

They are currently detained at various stations in the Galway Division under the provisions of Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984.