Gardaí have renewed their appeal for information into the murder of Andrew Burns, who was murdered in Co Donegal 11 years ago.

Gardaí have said Mr Burns was murdered at Donnyloop in Castlefin on 2 February 2008, by people linked to violent Dissident Republican activity.

Between 7.05pm and 7.15pm that night, the 27-year-old received gunshot wounds and was found close to Donnyloop Church. He was pronounced dead shortly before 8pm.

One person has been convicted of the murder and a number of others have been arrested in connection with the investigation.

Gardaí have said they believe a number of people were involved in the murder.

They have said they are very grateful for all the witnesses that have come forward and made statements, but have urged anyone with any information to come forward.

They have said the investigation is open and it is never too late to come forward. They have said any information received will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Gardaí have appealed for anyone with information to contact them at Letterkenny Garda Station on 074 91 67100, or 074 91 67170, or use the Garda Confidential Telephone Line on 1800 666 111.