Wicklow County Council take back possession of Bray Boxing Club

Wicklow County Council have taken back possession of Bray Boxing Club.

The club was shutdown indefinitely over the weekend following a triple shooting last week.

Local man Bobby Messett died during the incident while Pete Taylor and Ian Britton suffered injuries.

Wicklow County Council issued the following statement.

“Following the tragic incident last week Wicklow County Council has now secured the building.

As owner of the premises, the Council has a responsibility to ensure that the building is restored to a condition fit for community use.

Arrangements are being made to carry out an examination of the facility with a view to undertaking any necessary repairs.

Wicklow County Council is liaising with representatives of the Bray Boxing Club in relation to this matter.”



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