A psychiatrists report is to be carried out on a Sligo man facing double murder charges and an attempted murder charge.

At Sligo District Court on Thursday last, Judge Sandra Murphy agreed to extend the legal aid certificate for  Yousef Palani of Markievicz Heights, Sligo so that a psychiatrist’s report can be carried out.

The 22 year old appeared via video-link from Castlerea Prison.

 He is charged with the murder of Aidan Moffitt  at his home in Cartron Heights on April 10, 2022 and the murder of Michael Snee at City View Apartments on April 12, 2022. The accused is also charged with the attempted murder of Anthony Burke at Cleveragh Road in Sligo on April 9, 2022.

Judge Murphy remanded the accused to October 20th for service of the Book of Evidence and for him to appear in person if the book was ready.


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