Near the junction of Oxford Road and Charleston Road, Ranelagh, Dublin 6 on August 18, 1994
This day 26 years ago – 18 August 1994 – Martin Cahill was shot dead in Dublin.
The criminal, known as ‘The General,’ was said to have sold artwork stolen from Russborough House to the Ulster Volunteer Force.
The Provisional IRA claimed responsibility for the shooting. pic.twitter.com/F9Vx74ePWL
— This Day in Irish History (@ThisDayIrish) August 18, 2020
Provies and rozzers?
One of his ‘own’?
Reggie and Ronnie?
We may never know.
Name that jammer, anyone?
Pics by Oisín Kane
Previously: Twenty Years Ago