Man arrested on Arranmore back in garda custody

The man arrested on Arranmore Island following the assault which led to the death of 19 year old Paul Boyle has been discharged from hospital and is back in garda custody.

The 39 year old man had been arrested three hours after the assult in the early hours of Saturday morning, and brought to Glenties Garda Station. However, his detention was suspended and he was brought to hospital after he became ill.

Mr Boyle sustained a stab wound to the neck, and died at Letterkenny General Hospital on Saturday morning. He'll be buried on the island tomorrow.