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Man continues to be questioned in Carlow over murder in Meath

19 year old Conor O'Brien originally from Wexford was shot dead in Enfield last Thursday

A man’s being questioned by GardaĆ­ in Carlow in connection with a murder last week.

19-year-old Conor O’Brien, who was originally from Gorey in Co Wexford, was shot dead outside his flat in Enfield, Co Meath on Thursday.

GardaĆ­ say he wasn’t known to them “in any form” and have described him as someone who “kept to himself”. His funeral took place yesterday.

A male in his fifties, who was arrested at a Carlow Town premises on Tuesday night for being in possession of a firearm (see here), continues to be held at the local garda station where last night he was formally detained in connection with the fatal shooting of Mr O’Brien (see here).