Advertisement

We need your help now

Support from readers like you keeps The Journal open.

You are visiting us because we have something you value. Independent, unbiased news that tells the truth. Advertising revenue goes some way to support our mission, but this year it has not been enough.

If you've seen value in our reporting, please contribute what you can, so we can continue to produce accurate and meaningful journalism. For everyone who needs it.

Crime scene following the shooting on May 25. Eamonn Farrell/Photocall Ireland
Arrest

Man arrested in relation to the murder of Dean Johnston

Johnson was shot dead as he sat in a car on May 25, 2011 at Moorfield Avenue, Clondalkin at around 9pm.

A MAN HAS been arrested in connection with the murder of 20-year-old Dean Johnston.

Gardaí at Ronanstown arrested the 23-year-old yesterday evening in Co Wexford.

He is currently being detained at Lucan Garda station under the provisions of section 50 of the Criminal Justice Act 2007.

A a 36-year-old woman was arrested in connection with this incident on January 26, 2012 but was later released without charge.

Johnson was shot dead as he sat in a car on May 25, 2011 at Moorfield Avenue, Clondalkin at around 9pm.

Read: Fire at the Good Shepherd Convent in Cork city >

Readers like you are keeping these stories free for everyone...
A mix of advertising and supporting contributions helps keep paywalls away from valuable information like this article. Over 5,000 readers like you have already stepped up and support us with a monthly payment or a once-off donation.

Your Voice
Readers Comments
2
    Submit a report
    Please help us understand how this comment violates our community guidelines.
    Thank you for the feedback
    Your feedback has been sent to our team for review.