Aaron Brady Sentenced To Life For Capital Murder Of Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe


Aaron Brady has been sentenced to life in prison for the capital murder of Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe during the robbery at the Lordship Credit Union, Co. Louth on the 25th January 2013.

Detective Garda Donohoe went to work for the final time on the 25th January 2013, protecting the people of Louth.

He was shot and murdered during the course of a robbery at the community credit union in Lordship.


The sentencing today has been another traumatic step in the investigation of this crime for Adrian Donohoe’s wife Caroline, children, extended family, friends and his work colleagues at Dundalk Garda station and in the wider Garda organisation.

Speaking today Garda Commissioner Drew Harris said:

“My thoughts and those of the Garda Organisation are once again today with Adrian Donohoe’s family.”

“We in An Garda Síochána will continue to support the family, and the friends and colleagues of Adrian.”

“An Garda Siochana’s resolve to bring all the participants in this crime to justice remains firm and the investigation team at Dundalk will continue to be supported by the resources of the wider organisation.”

An Garda Síochána have made a fresh appeal to anyone with information in relation to Detective Garda Donohoe’s murder to contact Dundalk Garda Station on 042-9388400, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.