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Kearney extends condolences to family of Florida school shooting victim

16 February, 2018 - by Declan Kearney

Sinn Féin South Antrim MLA, Declan Kearney has recorded local shock and solidarity following the news that one of the victims of the Florida school massacre is 14-year-old Cara Loughran whose family has local connections to Toome.

Mr Kearney said,

“I was saddened to learn that a local Toome family has been tragically touched by the awful school massacre which took place in Parkland, Florida.

“Anyone watching the news footage from the scene of the massacre could not fail to be moved by the sheer horror of what took place there. The local connection to this tragedy is a reminder that the world truly is a global village.

“My sincere sympathy is with Cara’s extended family and friends and I trust they will receive all the support and solidarity they deserve to get through the difficult time ahead." 

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