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This afternoon.

St. Oliver Plunkett Church, Blackrock Co Louth.

Two thousand gardai were among the mourners at the state funeral of Garda Anthony Golden. The father of three was was shot dead at a house near Omeath in Co Louth on Sunday evening as he was bringing a victim of domestic violence to her home to retrieve her personal possessions.

(Eamonn Farrell/RollingNews.ie)


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From top: President Higgins leaves St Olver Plunkett Church, the funeral cortege passing through Blackrock Village on its way to theĀ  St Paul’s cemetery, Haynestown, Co Louth; Garda Commissioner Noirin O’ Sullivan (left) and the flag folding cermony before its presented to Garda Golden’s widow Nicola Golden by Commissioner O’Sullivan.