The High Court in Dublin has been told that John Fitzpatrick, who was arrested following the Sallins’ Train Robbery in 1976, was forced to sign a confession after he had been beaten up by Gardaí. He was later cleared of involvement in the crime.

Report shows aftermath of Sallins’ Train Robbery in April 1976.

Bridewell Garda Station, Dublin.

Fitzpatrick, Garda Thomas Dunne and other witnesses leaving court.

The reporter is Brian O’Connell.

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