Today marks the one- year anniversary of the death of Detective Garda Colm Horkan.
The 49-year-old officer from Charlestown became the 89th member of An Garda Siochana to be killed in the line of duty, after he was shot and fatally injured in Castlerea shortly before midnight on June 17th last year.
An anniversary Mass will be held in Charlestown later, while a special commemoration will be held in Castlerea on Saturday, which the Garda Commissioner Drew Harris will attend.
A man in his 40s is due to go on trial in June of next year accused of Colm Horkan's murder.
Dave Conroy from the Garda Representative Association in Roscommon, says it's a sad day for Detective Garda Horkan's family and colleagues.....