Following the arrest of a 45-year-old female yesterday, Gardaí in Tipperary town have this evening arrested a male suspect, believed to be in his mid 40’s, in connection with their ongoing investigations into the murder of a 52-year-old lorry driver and part-time DJ Mr Bobby Ryan.
As stated yesterday Mr Ryan’s body was discovered on April 30th last year in Co Tipperary. Mr Ryan had been reported missing since June 3rd 2011, before being discovered almost two years later, following on from his disappearance.
The man arrested today is again currently being detained under the provisions of Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984 at Tipperary Town Garda Station, where he can be questioned for up to 24 hours.
The female, arrested yesterday, still remains in Garda custody this evening.