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Saturday 1 April 2023 Dublin: 8°C

# Downpatrick

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# Downpatrick
Man (36) due in court charged with murder in Co Down
The man will appear in Newtownards Magistrates Court via videolink today.
# Downpatrick
Man arrested as PSNI launch murder probe into morning stabbing
The 28-year-old man was stabbed at 11am this morning on Church Street, Downpatrick.
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# Comeback
'Fantastic to be back' - Russell makes racing return after 11 months out
Top jockey returns with two runner-up spots after 11 months on sidelines.
# Downpatrick
Man (20) jailed for 14 months for dangerous driving causing death of couple
The couple’s only child has said that today’s sentence was not justice.
# Shooting
'Tragic accident': Man shot dead at clay pigeon event in Downpatrick
He was aged in his 60s.
# Roughal Park
Thieves steal elderly woman's medicine in 2am home raid
The men – aged in their late teens or early 20s – forced her around the house as they searched it.
# Flying Without Wings
You're minding your own business, jumping a fence, when BAM!
That’s got to hurt.
# Inquiry
Police investigating alleged serious sexual assault want to identify this man
They say he may have vital information that would help them with their inquiries into the alleged incident.
# Road Deaths
Young man killed in three-car collision in Down
Another tragedy on the roads at Christmas time.
# late night attack
Man hit in face with gun at fast food outlet
Two people were injured after a row broke out at the restaurant in the early hours of the morning.
# together again
It looks like three parrots that were stolen have been recovered
The PSNI are continuing to appeal for information about the theft of the parrots.
Man left dangling from lighthouse after scaffolding collapse
He received no serious injuries.
# spring watch
There's an escaped wallaby on the loose near Downpatrick
The animal (and its baby joey) are somewhere in the village of Clough. Locals are being warned they may be adorable when approached.
# seaforde
Digger used to pull ATM from wall during early-morning raid
The thieves used a Volvo digger, causing “considerable damage” to the building.
# Downpatrick
Travel agent guilty of fraud escapes jail time
A suspended sentence was handed down to Downpatrick woman Kathy Ward.
Man armed with knife robs off licence
The PSNI are seeking information on the incident, which took place in Ballynahinch last night.
# Down
Five people assaulted in Down
Two men have been arrested in relation to the incident.
# uncertainty
No confirmation yet for Olympic torch Dublin trip, as provisional route details released
The Olympic Council of Ireland could not confirm whether or not its route would encompass a trip to the Republic.
# Pipe Bomb
Controlled explosion carried out on Downpatrick pipe bomb