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Attack on Cavan Garda 'particularly vicious'

Feb 28, 2022 12:02 By News Northern Sound
Attack on Cavan Garda 'particularly vicious' Attack on Cavan Garda 'particularly vicious'
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It happened when he stopped a car near Blacklion at around 2am and a gun was pointed at him.

An attack on a Garda in County Cavan has been labelled 'particularly vicious'.

It's after an officer was assaulted and doused in petrol overnight.

It happened when he stopped a car near Blacklion at around 2 am and a gun was pointed at him.

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Chief Reporter with the Irish Mirror, John Hand, says the Garda was then assaulted:

Meanwhile, the local GRA representative has called for harsher punishments that ultimately deter attacks like these from happening in the first instance.

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James Morrisroe told Northern Sound that there's an ongoing concern about attacks while on duty.

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