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Monday 5 June 2023 Dublin: 7°C

# Antrim

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# Antrim
Two-year-old boy crushed to death by chest of drawers
Archie Tafts was rushed to hospital after the incident yesterday afternoon but died a short time later.
# Walsh Cup
Laois and Wexford begin campaigns with victory
The Walsh Cup got under way today with the O’Moore side and Model men prevailing in their respective clashes.
# Antrim
Young boy (7) dies and seven others are injured in three-car crash
The crash happened yesterday evening outside Newtownabbey.
# Theft
Thirty boxes of steak and a power washer stolen from Antrim butchers
Police want to hear from anyone who may be offered meat for sale in unusual circumstances.
# Craigs Road
Man (48) in hospital after being attacked by armed gang in aggravated burglary
The gang of five men ransacked the property before fleeing empty handed.
# Nice Work
Eagle-eyed police made sure an Antrim farmer got his stolen tractor back
The tractor was recovered on a routine patrol last night.
# Devastation
Michelin closure 'apocalyptic' news for almost 900 workers
The company’s factory in Ballymena is set to close by 2018.
# vicious
Man has eye socket fractured and suspected leg break in forecourt attack
Police are appealing for information following the incident.
# Weekend away
You can stay in these amazing buildings for less than €55 a night
If you’re thinking of a weekend away.
# the pitts
Brad Pitt is filming in Ireland and here’s the best headline about it
The Lost City of Z is shooting in Co Antrim, and locals aren’t best pleased.
# Bad Form
Man arrested for shining laser at a police helicopter
The 35-year-old has been charged with three offences.
# Dangerous
Man with crossbow arrested after "dangerous" stand-off
11 cannabis plants were discovered in the man’s house.
# Final Four
One change for Wexford U21s ahead of Antrim semi-final
Tony French is given a chance to impress.
Boy (4) dies after accident at his parents' brewery
The incident happened yesterday.
# Young Dubs
Dublin's minor hurlers are back in an All-Ireland semi-final
The overcame Antrim in today’s quarter-final.
# alan drennan
Claims Ibiza holidaymaker was beaten by police hours before he died
21-year-old Alan Drennan was found dead in his hotel room on Sunday.
# Tragic
Man dead after motorbike crash
Police are asking for anyone with any information about the incident to come forward.
# Marching Season
Unionists condemn 'evil' Swastika flown near Loyalist bonfire
The incident came one day after graffiti threatening to “crucify” Catholics in Belfast.
# have you seen me?
Have you seen this horse? She's heavily pregnant and was stolen last night
River, the mare in question who was only recently rescued, was taken during the night from a sanctuary near Ballynoe, Co Antrim.
# Ballycastle
Four arrested over Easter Monday crash that killed two young people
Police are also again appealing for witnesses to the crash to come forward.
# Investigation
Deaths of married couple in Antrim home 'unexplained' as tests rule out carbon monoxide poisoning
The bodies were found by their son on Thursday night.
# unexplained
Married couple found dead by their son in Antrim house
The discovery was made in the Abbey area of Ballycastle yesterday.
# puncture wounds
Man dragged into hall by masked men and attacked with hammers and a hatchet
The attack was carried out in Antrim last night.
# Sydney
'We’re delighted we’re allowed to go home now': Barry Lyttle escapes jail in Australia
The Irishman was given a 13-month suspended sentence.
# Antrim
Elderly man arrested over 1974 murder of 27-year-old with mental age of 6 year old
The case of John Pat Cunningham was reopened this year.
# Antrim
'We are in the midst of a crisis': Sanctuary for 170 horses facing closure
The sanctuary has had a “no kill” policy since its beginning but its founder now fears for the futures of the animals she has cared for.
# Brian McIlhagga
Loyalist gangs blamed for murdering father-of-five
The paramilitaries are also in the frame for a series of other “punishment attacks”.
# ramoan road
Appeal after driver tries to pull teenage girl into car
The man is described as being of thin build, aged around 30, with a “broad country accent”.
# Lough Neagh
Man charged with murder of 61-year-old woman
The body of Pauline Carmichael was found on Wednesday.
# like a fine wine
Hey world, here are Ireland's oldest pubs that you should definitely visit
You like old pubs? We’ve got old, old pubs.
# Maghaberry
'Ongoing incident' involving dissident republican prisoners at high security jail
The prisoners are protesting over living conditions.
# co antrim
One teenage girl held in custody over death of Chinese restaurant owner
Nelson Cheung was stabbed to death earlier this month.
# Lunch Fix
Today's top stories in 6 seconds
Don’t have time to mull over the news? Here’s everything you need to know.
# Antrim
This is what an €800,000 cocaine and ecstasy haul looks like
An imitation firearm, three Mercedes AMG cars and a substantial amount of cash were also seized at the scene.
# Nelson Cheung
Four due in court after murder of Chinese restaurant owner
Two teenagers who were arrested in relation to the late night assault have been released.
# Randalstown
New arrest over murder of Chinese restaurant owner
The 65-year-old was stabbed to death and his wife injured after their car was forced off the road.
# Ranadalstown
Appeal after couple forced off road, robbed and husband stabbed to death
The wife raised the alarm, but her husband died at the scene.
# Antrim
Man dragged from house and shot dead with woman and children inside
The woman was also assaulted during the attack in Ballymoney.
# Antrim
Four masked men knock homeowner unconscious in midnight attack
The man was treated in hospital for his injuries.
Teenager beaten with iron bars in 'paramilitary-style assault' at his home
The 19-year-old required treatment in hospital for his injuries.