Major fire at old St Mary’s Youth Club site in Creggan

first_img Google+ Twitter By News Highland – March 17, 2019 Pinterest WhatsApp DL Debate – 24/05/21 News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th WhatsApp Harps come back to win in Waterford Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Previous articleNFL: Tyrone beat the Dubs in Croke Park to move up Division 1 tableNext articleTwo arrests in Greysteel robbery investigation News Highland center_img Facebook Twitter Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Homepage BannerNews Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Police in Derry are investigating a major fire at the site of the old St Mary’s Youth Club in Creggan Derry last night which its believed was started deliberately.Local Councillor Kevin Campbell, who visited the site last night, says he’s been raising concerns about security around this entire site since the demolition started.That concern rose, he says, when it emerged there was asbestos in the roofspace in one part of the building.Just last week, Cllr Campbell says, he spoke with the various agencies and and also with local residents about the issue, while also urging parents to ensure that their children were kept away from the site.He says he and a number of others visited the building at 6 o’clock last evening after reports that young people had been in there. By the time they got there, the people had left, and at 9, a major fire was reported.Cllr Campbell says there must be a concerted effort to keep the building secure, and have it demolished as safely and as quickly as possible. Major fire at old St Mary’s Youth Club site in Creggan Google+ Pinterestlast_img read more

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New details emerge in deadly Maryland high school shooting

first_imgABCNews.com(LEXINGTON PARK, Md.) — New details have emerged about the alleged shooter in last week’s deadly high school attack at a Maryland high school, authorities said.Suspect Austin Rollins, a student at Great Mills High School, shot himself in the head at the same instant the school’s sole resource officer, Deputy Blaine Gaskill, fired one nonfatal shot that struck Rollins’ hand, according to the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office.Rollins has since died from the injuries, after allegedly shooting two other students, one of whom also later died from her injuries. The other student, Desmond Barnes, survived being shot in the leg.Prior to their investigation, authorities had been unsure whether the officer or the suspect fired the fatal shot.A timeline created by the sheriff’s office details how the shooting unfolded.Rollins allegedly shot Willey and Barnes in a school hallway just before classes began last Tuesday, police said. Both were transported to a hospital, with Willey in critical condition.Willey’s mother Thursday tearfully announced her daughter would be taken off life support.Authorities later discovered that Willey and Rollins had a prior relationship, which, they said, had recently ended. The investigation is ongoing.Copyright © 2018, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.last_img read more

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