Mr McCauley, seen here in the middle, was arrested along with Niall Connolly and James Monaghan in Colombia in 2001
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PPS will not oppose Martin McCauley's weapons appeal

The Public Prosecution Service has said it will not oppose an appeal by one of the so-called Colombia Three against a weapons conviction.

Martin McCauley was seriously wounded and a teenager killed when police opened fire on a hayshed in County Armagh in 1982.

BBC News NI's Home Affairs Correspondent Vincent Kearny reports.

  • 14 May 2014