Second arrest over Phoenix Park murder

Monday 02 December 2013 23.50
Second man arrested in connection with the murder of a man in the Phoenix Park
Second man arrested in connection with the murder of a man in the Phoenix Park

A second man has been arrested in connection with the murder of a man in the Phoenix Park on Friday.

The 20-year-old man is being held at Finglas Garda Station.

A 27-year-old man who was arrested yesterday remains in custody.

The victim is believed to have been assaulted and then set alight in a sleeping bag near the Wellington Monument.

The fire was noticed by a passing garda patrol car.