Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now
Wednesday 6 December 2023 Dublin: 8°C
Facebook Michael Tormey was shot outside his home on 9 January.

Man (40) charged over fatal Ballyfermot shooting

The man is due to appear in court tomorrow morning.

A MAN HAS been charged over the fatal shooting of Michael Tormey in Ballyfermot earlier this month.

Michael Tormey was shot outside his home on Thomond Road, Ballyfermot on 9 January.  

Gardaí investigating the fatal shooting have charged a 40-year-old man in relation to the incident.

The man is due to appear before the Criminal Courts of Justice tomorrow morning.

A 39-year-old woman who was also held regarding the shooting has been released without charge and a file will be prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.

Gardaí said this evening that investigations are ongoing.