Telegram from DI Macroom, handed in at Macroom at 10.00pm. Received in Chief Secretary’s Office at 1.10am on 28/4/16
John Riordan and Daniel Harrington arrested by me today for entering while armed at 4am on 22nd inst. Houses of Jeremiah Casey and Ml Sweeney of Rahoona, Macroom, and by menaces obtaining possession of arms belonging to owners. They are lodged in Cork bridewell. Both are prominent Irish Volunteers. Have notified Fortress Commander Queenstown and Co Inspector Macroom.
Read to Mr. Mercer by D.I. Moriarty at 7am on 26th April 1916.