Shock at tragic death of local Garda


The Community of Mullingar was in a deep shock on Monday evening of this week when news emerged of the tragic death of popular 32-year-old Garda David Hannon, following a rail incident at Rathganny, Multyfarnham.

Garda Hannon was very well known in Mullingar and throughout Westmeath, and news of his tragic, untimely passing has touched the GAA community in particular as he was an active hurling and football referee.

A resident of Ballymore, David played football with the local GAA club and was a very popular member of the local community.