Family of Derry schoolboy killed by plastic bullet call for new inquest

first_img Previous articleDonegal County Council to honour late Garda Gary McLoughlinNext articleMan in his late 20’s stabbed in Letterkenny News Highland By News Highland – April 19, 2012 Twitter News Google+ Google+ 448 new cases of Covid 19 reported today Facebook WhatsApp Family of Derry schoolboy killed by plastic bullet call for new inquest Twitter Pinterestcenter_img Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson WhatsApp Help sought in search for missing 27 year old in Letterkenny RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Facebook The family of a Derry schoolboy killed by a plastic bullet fired by a soldier 30 years ago have called for a fresh inquest into the killing.Eleven-year-old Stephen McConomy was playing with friends in the Bogside when he was shot in the head.The soldier, from the Royal Anglian Regiment, claimed he fired the shot by accident and was never prosecuted.The dead boy’s family are now working with the Historical Enquiries Team, which is reviewing killings during the troubles.Stephen’s brother, Emmett, told todays Shaun Doherty Show that there is enough evidence for a new inquest….[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/04/emm530.mp3[/podcast] NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly Pinterest Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector publishedlast_img read more