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Monday 4 December 2023 Dublin: 4°C

# Fatal Assault

Last month
November 2023
Man killed in early hours Limerick assault named locally
The body of the man remains at the scene which is currently preserved for a technical examination.
This year
Woman appears in court charged with murder of man found dead at Sliabh Liag cliffs in Donegal
Today, a special sitting of Letterkenny District Court, Nikita Burns was charged with Robert Wilkin’s murder.
Man arrested on suspicion of murder after fatal assault of a woman in Co Louth
Catherine Henry’s body was discovered in ‘unexplained circumstances’ in Dundalk last Wednesday.
Man in his 20s killed in attack at Dublin hostel, one person arrested
Gardaí were alerted to a man having serious injuries at the premises in the early hours of this morning.
Man (26) appears in court charged with murder of Geila Ibram in Limerick
Habib Shamel, an Afghan national, appeared before Belfast Magistrates Court.
Gardaí launch murder investigation into death of woman in Limerick
It is believed that the woman, who was in her 20s, was stabbed repeatedly.
Gardaí investigating deaths of women found in Dublin and Limerick, in separate incidents
A woman (20s) has died in a fatal assault in Limerick city, and gardaí are investigating all of the circumstances around the death of a woman (60s) whose body was found in Dublin 15.
Man (50s) arrested in connection with fatal assault of woman in Limerick last year
Louise Muckell, aged in her 50s, was discovered with serious injuries at a residence in Rathkeale in July 2022.
Investigations ongoing into fatal assault of Cork man Matt O'Neill
Gardaí are appealing for any witnesses of the assault to come forward.
Last year
Gardaí following 'definite line of inquiry' after man (60) dies following assault
Adnan Asic was pronounced dead in the early hours of Saturday morning.
Two men arrested after man in his 40s dies following assault in Athlone
The incident occurred this morning at Church Street, Athlone.
Man arrested (30s) in connection with fatal assault in Wicklow
The death of the man occurred in a house in Ballyconnell, Shillelagh, Co Wicklow on 10 February.
Woman rearrested in Wicklow stabbing death investigation
Juris Viktorovs, 36, was stabbed to death in an incident at a house in Ballyconnell, Shillelagh, County Wicklow on 10 February last.
Man (20s) charged over fatal assault in Kilkenny
A man discovered with serious injuries on the Hebron Road later died from his injuries.
Man (30s) charged in relation to fatal assault in Limerick city
A second man, also aged in his 30s, was arrested and is in Garda custody.
Man (30s) dead following fatal assault in Co Wicklow
Gardaí have arrested a man and a woman following the incident which occurred yesterday evening.
All time
Gardaí continue to question man over death of woman in Wicklow
The woman was found dead after a violent attack at a house in Enniskerry yesterday.
Man arrested after fatal assault at Dublin house overnight
A man in his 60s was pronounced dead shortly after midnight.
Investigation continues into death of man (20s) following Kildare assault
A post-mortem examination was carried out yesterday evening.
Man (30s) due in court over with fatal assault of another man (20s) at house in Co Mayo
Gardaí attended the scene in Swinford on Monday night.
Postmortem due on man (20s) found dead at Mayo house
A man in his 30s is currently detained in Castlebar Garda Station.
46-year-old man dies following assault at home in Co Kilkenny
A man in his 30s remains in custody at Kilkenny Garda Station in relation to the incident.
Woman (30s) charged in connection with fatal stabbing in Wexford
The incident happened in the early hours of Sunday morning.
Man (20s) charged over fatal assault in Waterford
A man in his 40s was killed in the early hours of yesterday morning.
Man (40s) killed following serious assault in Waterford
The incident happened in the Portlaw area in the early hours of this morning.
11-year-old boy found dead in a house in Limerick named locally
Brooklyn Colbert was found with multiple injuries at a house in Limerick last night.
Teenager charged with manslaughter after fatal assault in Mayo
He appeared at a special sitting of Castlebar District Court later today.
Death of a dissident republican in Kildare upgraded to murder
Larry Keane, 56, was found dead shortly before midnight on Thursday.
Pics: Investigation underway after man (56) dies following assault in Kildare
The 56-year-old local man was discovered with head injuries in Athy yesterday before dying at Naas Hospital early this morning.