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Monday 4 December 2023 Dublin: 5°C

# Death

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Investigation launched after sudden death of woman in Drogheda
Gardaí were called to a the scene at a house in Aston Village in the Louth town after 5am this morning.
French second division rugby player dies
Louis Fajfrowski, 21, died in the changing room of his club Aurillac.
Body of boy found at New Mexico camp where 11 starving children were discovered
The children had no food or fresh water, and only dirty rags for clothing.
Barry Chuckle, one half of Chuckle Brothers comedy duo, dies aged 73
The duo are known for their work on their BBC show ChuckleVision.
Woman found dead at Galway direct provision centre
The circumstances of the death are unknown.
Trial date set for fisherman who allegedly murdered Irishman Charles McCarthy in Australia
A judge yesterday set the date for the trial 11 February next.
70-year-old killed in Galway farming accident
An Garda Síochána are investigating the incident.
Irish teen dies after falling from hotel balcony in Majorca
It is believed the boy fell up to 20ft from the balcony in a freak accident.
Man in serious yet stable condition after Donegal boat capsize results in two deaths
It is understood they spent four hours in the water before they were rescued.
Woman dies in Galway farm accident
It is understood that there were livestock in the field at the time.
Man charged with assault following death of his father at the weekend
The pensioner died on Saturday.
Irish teen who drowned tragically in Spanish lake named
Joshua Osahon from Portlaoise lost his life after going swimming in a lake in central Spain on Saturday afternoon.
Man in his 70s dies after domestic dispute at house in Dublin
The man died after being taken to Tallaght Hospital.
Iconic 1950s actor Tab Hunter dies aged 86
The actor received new attention decades later when he revealed that he was gay.
Murder investigation launched as victim of fatal Limerick stabbing named
Patrick O’Connor was stabbed to death last night.
At least 20 dead as record Japan rains prompt mass evacuations
The death toll is expected to increase.
Man (21) released without charge over death of Cork pensioner Joe O'Callaghan
It’s understood that the 21-year-old was known to the victim.
Investigation launched after man (50s) dies in farming accident in Mayo
It is understood that the man may have fallen under a trailer while collecting bales when the accident occurred.
77-year-old accused of setting blaze at retirement home to lure firefighters who he then shot
Pensioner Thomas Kim was arrested soon after shooting two firefighters, one of whom has died, at his California retirement home.
'He was everything to me': Three men jailed in London for fatal stabbing of new father
The cause of death given was stab wounds and severe loss of blood.
Controversial chart-topping rapper XXXTentacion shot dead in Florida
The rapper, whose lyrics were filled with insecurity and his real life marred by violence, was gunned down in broad daylight.
Body of man (67) found on side of Cork road in suspected hit-and-run
The man’s body was discovered this morning.
Gardaí believe machete killers are Irish as they renew appeal for information over murder
Gardaí are looking to speak to taxi drivers operating in the local area on the night of Mikolaj “Nick” Wilk’s murder.
Man charged with murder of 3-year-old boy in Derry
The 23-year-old man is due in Derry Magistrates Court court this morning.
Man who was discovered with serious head injuries in Bray dies
Gardaí and emergency services were called to a scene outside a hotel on Bray’s Main St at 2am yesterday morning.
Woman (57) dies after lawnmower she was driving crashes into ditch
Gardaí are investigating the incident which occurred at Toureen, Rossmore, Co Tipperary.
TV presenter and chef Anthony Bourdain dies aged 61
The TV presenter of shows like No Reservations died in France.
'He touched many lives': Funeral hears of 'huge void' left by man killed in Bray shooting
Hundreds of mourners turned out today to pay their respects to Bobby Messett.
'A brilliant, funny, kind human being': Tributes pour in for Fair City star Alan O'Neill
O’Neill was best known in Ireland for his role as Keith McGrath in Fair City.
Tributes paid to 'wonderful, talented' Kate Spade
Spade died in an apparent suicide yesterday.
Welsh tourist (20) dies after falling from apartment block in Magaluf
The body was discovered at 11am this morning.
Murder investigation launched over death of Monaghan man four months after alleged one-punch assault
Seamus Bell was assaulted outside Carrickmacross Garda Station following the christening of his twin daughters on 20 January. He had been hospitalised ever since.
Victim of fatal Cork assault named locally as 36-year-old father-of-four
The man was pronounced dead at the scene.
Man (70s) dies at shopping centre in Cork
The incident occurred at the Merchant’s Quay Shopping Centre at around 3.30pm.
Man claims he was wrongly convicted and sentenced twice for same crash
The claim was made before the High Court by lawyers representing Luigi Forte.
Gardaí launch investigation into 'sudden death' of man found on south Dublin street
The man was found on Main Street, Newcastle at around 12pm yesterday afternoon.
Elderly man dies after vehicle submerged in floodwater in England
A number of roads across the region have been badly affected by flooding this week.
Three arrests after man beaten to death in southern France by teen gang
The victim, who had a history of violent crime and drug dealing, was repeatedly kicked and punched by a group of up to 12 teenagers.
Man and woman who were detained over infant's death are released
Gardaí say a file is to be prepared for the Director of Public Prosecutions.
Gardaí believe body found in Lucan is that of missing 14-year-old Anastasia Kriegel
A full inquiry has now been launched.