first_imgAnn Boyle with journalist Gemma Doherty along with Pearse Doherty and Padraig MacLochlainn.An Taoiseach Enda Kenny is to meet with Ann Doherty, twin sister of missing Donegal girl Mary Boyle who disappeared in 1977, Ireland’s longest missing person.It follows a request by Sinn Fein Deputy Leader Mary Lou McDonald.Mary BoyleDonegal Sinn Féin TDs Pearse Doherty and Pádraig Mac Lochlainn have welcomed today’s commitment.They claim they have now sen evidence from a retired Garda claiming that there was political interference in the case. Speaking after meeting with Ms. Doherty, the two Donegal deputies said “The journalist Gemma O’Doherty, who accompanied Ms. Doherty today, has done sterling work in highlighting this case, one that has long been of concern to not only the people of Donegal but across Ireland.“At the meeting, we were shown evidence from a retired Garda. He asserts that there was political interference in the initial investigation and conveys his support for the contentions and concerns of Ann Doherty in relation to the Garda investigation and the failure to bring to justice the person she believes was responsible for the murder and disappearance of her twin sister.“We are very concerned about the issues raised with us today and we welcome today’s commitment from the Taoiseach to meet with Ann. We trust that the Taoiseach and the Garda Commissioner will take the appropriate action to address Ann’s concerns and the concerns of many others around what happened to Mary Boyle all of those years ago.”TAOISEACH AGREES TO MEET SISTER OF MISSING MARY BOYLE was last modified: October 6th, 2015 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img