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Man arrested over murder of Galway publican John Kenny

Investigation into the death of the publican and secondary school teacher last weekend continues.

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ONE MAN HAS been arrested in connection with the murder of Co Galway teacher and publican John Kenny.

The 56-year-old’s body was found in his family’s pub in Oughterard by relatives on Sunday afternoon. A post-mortem showed he had died as a result of assault.

Gardaí in Galway city arrested a man in his late 30s yesterday evening and are holding him for questioning at Mill Street Garda Station under Section 30 of the Offences Against the State Act 1939.

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