Gardaí investigating how information about investigation entered the public domain

Gardaí have confirmed they are examining all the circumstances surrounding how information relating to an ongoing criminal investigation entered the public domain. Pat Carey Former Fianna Fáil minister Pat Carey, announced he is to step down as the party’s Director of Elections. In a statement released through his solicitors last night, the Keel native says he doesn’t know if allegations about sexual abuse carried in the Irish Independent this week relate to him. However he says given the unfounded speculation that has arisen, he is resigning from a number of positions and charities he is involved with.