Paul Whitters killed by plastic bullet remembered at “In Their Footsteps” Stormont

Day of Action: In Their Footsteps organised by the Pat Finucane CentreIMG_9203(1)

At the Assembly yesterday this week

Sinn Féin Foyle MLA Maeve McLaughlin remembering her cousin Paul Whitters with family members at the event.

Paul Whitters was only 15 years old when he was struck in the back of the head by a plastic bullet fired by the RUC in Great James Street on 15th April 1981. He died in hospital ten days later.