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Friday 3 February 2023 Dublin: 10°C

# Jastine Valdez

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# Inquest
Jastine Valdez murder was 'exceptional and unusual in society', inquest hears
The jury returned a narrative verdict and issued a number of recommendations.
# Inquest
Garda tells inquest Mark Hennessy ‘looked like a man possessed’ before he was fatally shot
The 40-year-old man was shot dead after he abducted and killed Jastine Valdez in May 2018.
# Jastine Valdez
Inquest told how Mark Hennessy 'looked as if everything was over' before garda shot him
The 40-year-old was shot after he abducted and killed Jastine Valdez in May 2018.
# Dublin Coroner's Court
Jastine Valdez's parents speak of never-ending grief at emotional inquest into daughter's killing
The jury returned a verdict of unlawful killing.
# mark hennessy
DPP directs no action be taken against detective who shot Jastine Valdez killer
The 24-year-old woman was abducted and murdered by Mark Hennessy in May last year.
# Inquest
Date set for inquest into death of murdered student Jastine Valdez
The 24-year-old student was abducted in Enniskerry, Co Wicklow on Saturday 19 May 2018.
# Enniskerry
Jastine Valdez died due to asphyxia, inquest hears
No family members of the Valdez’ family were present for the opening of an inquest.
# Jastine Valdez
'I kept on collapsing when I knew something was wrong': Jastine Valdez's parents on daughter's murder
Jastine was abducted and murdered by Mark Hennessy in May of this year.
# Philippines
'Full of love, fun, joy and so many dreams': Jastine Valdez laid to rest in Philippine hometown
The 24-year-old has been laid to rest with her late grandfather and uncle.
Body of Jastine Valdez to be taken back to Philippines today
Her parents will accompany her body.
# 185c
Gardaí appeal for anyone who got bus with Jastine Valdez on day she disappeared to make contact
Gardaí are also keen for information on a bag that contained a number of personal items.
# Jastine Valdez
Families of killer Mark Hennessy and victim Jastine Valdez meet to 'exchange sympathies'
Mark Hennessy murdered Jastine Valdez after abducting her last Saturday, 19 May.
# Unanswered questions
Abductor and murderer: Gardaí trying to unravel the mystery left by Mark Hennessy
Jastine Valdez was found dead a short drive from where she was abducted.
# Jastine Valdez
'Fun-loving, wonderful and caring': Parents of Jastine Valdez pay tribute to daughter
Jastine’s body was discovered on Monday.
Jastine Valdez to lie in repose in Bray
Her body has been released to her family.
# Jastine Valdez
Mark Hennessy 'person of interest' in a number of unsolved sexual assault cases
Gardaí are now sifting through messages sent from his social media profiles.
# Murder
Jastine Valdez murder - gardaí appeal for information on missing iPad
It is hoped that Jastine’s bag and iPad could help shed light on any connection she may have had with her killer.
# gsoc
Mark Hennessy was shot dead in the driver's seat of his car - GSOC statement
Some people on social media had criticised the gardaí.
# Jastine Valdez
'Chance in a million': Mark Hennessy died after bullet ricocheted off his collarbone and tore artery
Many had wrongly criticised the garda for shooting Hennessy in the head.
# Abuloy
GoFundMe page for family of Jastine Valdez reaches over €80,000 in one day
Over 3,000 people have donated money to a GoFundMe page in 24 hours.
# Jastine Valdez
Gardaí investigate whether friend of Mark Hennessy saw suspected killer hours before he was shot dead
Gardaí are attempting to trace every movement between Saturday afternoon and his death on Sunday.
# South Dublin
Man who abducted Jastine Valdez may have been in shops, bars or petrol stations in hours around crime
Suspect Mark Hennessy was shot dead by gardaí on Sunday evening.
# Repatriation
Go Fund Me campaign for family of Jastine Valdez raises over €20,000 in 11 hours
The fundraiser was set up to help pay for Jastine’s repatriation by a group of volunteers who help run embassy outreach missions in Ireland.
# Wicklow
'There's a daughter never coming home': Vigils held for Jastine Valdez
“Jastine came to Ireland to better herself, better her life and be with her family.”
# Jastine Valdez
Post-mortem to take place on body found during search for missing woman
The body was found by gardaí who were searching for missing woman Jastine Valdez.
# South Dublin
Body found in search for missing woman Jastine Valdez is removed from scene
The 24-year-old woman was reported missing on Saturday night.
# Missing
Gardaí focus on disused golf course in search for missing woman Jastine Valdez
The Filipino national has been missing since Saturday.
# Jastine Valdez
Man dies after being shot by gardaí searching for woman believed to have been abducted
The shooting took place near the Dell site in Cherrywood, where the car used in the incident was located.