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Pensioner dies after crossbow attack while fixing satellite dish | UK News



A man who was injured when he was shot with a crossbow while fixing his satellite dish has died in hospital.

Gerald Corrigan, 74, was rushed to hospital after the bolt passed through his upper body and right arm at his home in North Wales on 19 April.

The retired lecturer was adjusting a faulty satellite dish at his “extremely remote” property near South Stack Road on the outskirts of Holyhead, shortly before 12.35am.

DCI Brian Kearney said: “This is a truly shocking case and our thoughts are with Gerald’s family and friends at this very sad time. The family continue to be supported by specially trained family liaison officers.”

Police are investigating the circumstances of the attack.

Anyone with any information should contact officers at Llangefni CID on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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