The reference to the then Ulster rugby head coach was made by Rory Harrison to his friend Blane Mc Ilroy (26) following the arrest of rugby players Paddy Jackson and Stuart Olding in June 2016.
Robert Noel, who was not present during the attack, was convicted of manslaughter.
The DC said: "She had already conducted a lengthy interview.
I felt it better she went home, had some time and if she had more than just that to tell us, we would conduct a further interview." And when she was asked by Mr Kelly "is timing not key to an enquiry of this type?
She was killed in a dog attack in San Francisco on January 26, 2001.
The dogs involved were two Presa Canarios: a male named Bane and a female named Hera.