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Commenting on the allegations, the Garda press office last night issued a short statement: “On the 7th December, 2011, allegations were made to the district officer at Belmullet that alcohol was distributed to members of An Garda Síochána on behalf of Shell E&P. Inquiries conducted in relation to these allegations found no evidence of alcohol being distributed to members of An Garda Síochána by, or on behalf of, Shell E&P.”

See what they did there?



Garda says no evidence of Corrib alcohol being distributed (Tim O’Brien, Irish Times)

Gardai deny gas firm gave them alcohol worth €35k (Paul Melia, Irish Independent)

Earlier: A Limerick A Day

Previously: Shell Gave €35,000 Of Alcohol To Belmullet Gardaí

File pic: Gardai on the beach at Glengal, Co Mayo, in 2009