« BackAdams apologises to McCabe family for any offence caused by Ferris

© Sinn FeinSinn Féin President Gerry Adams has apologised for North-Kerry TD Martin Ferris, who collected a man from prison in 2009 who had been convicted of killing a Garda.

Deputy Ferris collected Pearse McAuley from prison, after McAuley served time for the death of Ballylongford native, Detective Garda Jerry McCabe in Co Limerick in June 1996.

In December, Mr Ferris said he had no regrets about his decision.

Today Gerry Adams apologised to the McCabe family, for any offence caused by Martin Ferris: