Woman arrested over fatal Mallow apartment fire

Tuesday 18 March 2014 13.47
The bodies of two men were retrieved by fire crews from the apartment last week
The bodies of two men were retrieved by fire crews from the apartment last week

A woman has been arrested by gardaí investigating the deaths of two men in a fire at an apartment in Mallow, Co Cork last week.

The woman, who is in her 20s, was arrested in Cork city this afternoon.

Gardaí rescued a man and a woman from the building at Granary Court in Mallow last Thursday night but were unable to gain access a second time.

The bodies of the two men were later retrieved by fire crews.