UPDATED: Irish woman Lisa Smith charged with membership of a terrorist group

She has been charged by Gardaí

Carlow Carlow Carlow

Dundalk woman, Lisa Smith

Dundalk woman Lisa Smith appeared in court in Dublin on Wednesday charged with committing an offence under Section Six (1)(i) of the Criminal Justice (Terrorist Offences) Act 2005, according to RTÉ.

Smith (38) is accused of being a member of a jihadist terrorist group Islamic State between October 28, 2015 and December 1, 2019.

The former Irish soldier has been refused bail. 

Lisa Smith made no reply when charged at Kevin Street Garda Station in Dublin.

More News

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.