Councillor McBrearty alleges ‘elements’ of Sinn Fein threatened him

Labour Councillor Frank McBrearty has claimed that elements of Sinn Fein are responsible for threats against him and his family.

Councillor McBrearty was speaking following a turbulant monthly meeting of Donegal County Council.

He was accused by Sinn Fen Councillor Jack Murray of engaging in bully boy tactics in the council chamber - a charge Frank McBrearty rejected claiming that he was only defending himself and his party.

And while responding to the accusations, the Raphoe Councillor accused Sinn Fein elements of threatening him:

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