Decision due on Garda McCallion case retrial

first_img WhatsApp Decision due on Garda McCallion case retrial Facebook It should be known later today if a Kerrykeel man will face retrial for the manslaughter of Garda Robbie McCallion.On  Friday the jury in the trial of Jamie McGrenaghan of Gortnatraw failed to reach a verdict on the manslaughter charge of Garda McCallion at Tara Court, Letterkenny.The seven man and five woman jury did find the accused guilty of wreck-less endangerment of Garda McCallion’s colleagues Joanne Doherty and Shane Lavelle after he drove towards them in his red Peaugeot car.However on Friday it asked for more time to consider the more serious charge of manslaughter after informing Judge John O’Hagan that they could not reach a decision.Shortly after 4.30pm, the jury again returned to say it simply could not agree on a decision of manslaughter.The jury was sent home and Barrister for the State, Alex Owens, SC, said he will tell the judge today if they want to proceed with a retrial or not.McGrenaghan of Gortnatra, Kerrykeel, will be sentenced next month after being found guilty to the wreck-less endangerment charge. Twitter Google+ Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Facebook Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Twitter Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan firecenter_img Pinterest Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Pinterest RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR By News Highland – November 1, 2010 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic WhatsApp News Google+ Previous articlePublic urged to attend ‘crucial’ health meetingNext articleSoccer – Derry City 1st Division Champions News Highland last_img read more