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Ex IRA gunman turned informer who shot dead RUC man dies in Jamaica swimming pool

O'Callaghan shot dead Catholic RUC detective inspector Peter Flanagan in a pub in Omagh in 1974.

O'Callaghan was reportedly visiting his daughter in Jamaica when he died. (Credit: PA)

O'Callaghan was reportedly visiting his daughter in Jamaica when he died. (Credit: PA)

Date - 28th August 2017
By - John Toner - Police Oracle
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IRA informer turned author Sean O'Callaghan has died aged 63, a close friend has said. It is understood the convicted republican killer died while swimming in a pool in Jamaica. The Co Kerry native was in the Caribbean visiting his...
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