TD wants Omagh bomber given temporary release

TD wants Omagh bomber given temporary release
In the wake of criticism over an appeal for the early release of Omagh bomber Michael McKevitt, a Donegal TD says a “temporary release” is sought.

In the wake of criticism over an appeal for the early release of Omagh bomber Michael McKevitt, a Donegal TD says a “temporary release” is sought.

Thomas Pringle, TD for Donegal South West is one of five politicians who wrote to Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald seeking the early release of the 65-year-old who was convicted in 2003 for directing terrorism. The others are Éamon Ó Cuív, Clare Daly, Mick Wallace and Maureen O’Sullivan.

For more on this story see Monday’s Donegal Democrat.