#OnThisDay in 1989 the IRA murdered Robert Metcalfe, 40. Married father of 1. Owner of army surplus store, shot watching TV in his home at Magheralin, Co Down. Murderers entered family bungalow through unlocked back door at 8:30pm. Wife & teenage daughter also in home. #OTD
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"Every time I put my head on the pillow at night now, I hear the sound of gunfire" - Widow. Allegations of any involvement with terrorist groups refuted.
Murdered by the PIRA - Seen by the wife:

4:23 PM ยท Oct 18, 2021

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