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# limerick - Thursday 3 September, 2020

11-year-old girl seriously injured in Limerick crash
# Pallasgreen
# Pallasgreen

11-year-old girl seriously injured in Limerick crash

Sep 3rd 2020, 8:55 PM 28,443 Views 5 Comments

The girl has been airlifted to Cork University Hospital.

# limerick - Wednesday 2 September, 2020

Murder trial witness testifies that his friend said he was 'after getting burnt for €100 for cocaine'
# Limerick
# Limerick

Murder trial witness testifies that his friend said he was 'after getting burnt for €100 for cocaine'

Sep 2nd 2020, 3:04 PM 21,447 Views 0 Comments

Mark Crawford is charged with murdering Patrick ‘Pa’ O’Connor in Limerick city over two years ago.

# limerick - Tuesday 1 September, 2020

Trial of 43-year-old man accused of Limerick bar murder opens at Central Criminal Court
# Court
# Court

Trial of 43-year-old man accused of Limerick bar murder opens at Central Criminal Court

Sep 1st 2020, 3:49 PM 15,477 Views 0 Comments

The man is accused of stabbing another man to death in a Limerick bar.

# limerick - Thursday 27 August, 2020

US firm Regeneron to create 400 jobs in Limerick as part of Covid-19 drug plans
# Raheen
# Raheen

US firm Regeneron to create 400 jobs in Limerick as part of Covid-19 drug plans

Aug 27th 2020, 5:03 PM 24,091 Views 9 Comments

REGN-COV2 will be made in New York but Limerick will by producing existing medicines.

# limerick - Sunday 23 August, 2020

Two men due in court over burglaries and theft of cars in Limerick City
# Limerick
# Limerick

Two men due in court over burglaries and theft of cars in Limerick City

Aug 23rd 2020, 3:26 PM 14,746 Views 0 Comments

Investigations are ongoing.

# limerick - Wednesday 19 August, 2020

Three people arrested and suspected firearm seized in Limerick
# Crime
# Crime

Three people arrested and suspected firearm seized in Limerick

Aug 19th 2020, 10:35 AM 16,200 Views 7 Comments

Two men and a woman were arrested by gardaí last night.

# limerick - Friday 7 August, 2020

Man due in court following seizure of €115,900 worth of suspected cannabis
# Limerick
# Limerick

Man due in court following seizure of €115,900 worth of suspected cannabis

Aug 7th 2020, 1:22 PM 19,500 Views 0 Comments

All of the suspected drugs will now be sent to Forensic Science Ireland for analysis.

# limerick - Saturday 1 August, 2020

Winning EuroMillions Plus ticket worth €500,000 sold in Limerick petrol station
# Chicken Dinner
# Chicken Dinner

Winning EuroMillions Plus ticket worth €500,000 sold in Limerick petrol station

Aug 1st 2020, 2:22 PM 36,325 Views 11 Comments

This winning Quick Pick ticket was bought at the Circle K Thomond service station in Thomondgate, Co Limerick.

# limerick - Thursday 30 July, 2020

5 club hurling games to watch including big clashes in Kilkenny, Limerick and Cork
# Club Call
From The42
# Club Call

5 club hurling games to watch including big clashes in Kilkenny, Limerick and Cork

Jul 30th 2020, 5:54 PM 11,615 Views 3 Comments

The club season is firmly up and running now.

# limerick - Thursday 23 July, 2020

Gardaí appeal for people to report dog thefts after happy ending in Cork
# Dognappings
# Dognappings

Gardaí appeal for people to report dog thefts after happy ending in Cork

Jul 23rd 2020, 8:56 AM 32,539 Views 56 Comments

Gardaí say there is an upsurge in dog thefts but no matching increase in reports.

Limerick man jailed in US for trafficking endangered rhino horns
# John Slattery
# John Slattery

Limerick man jailed in US for trafficking endangered rhino horns

Jul 23rd 2020, 8:07 AM 27,929 Views 32 Comments

John Slattery was extradited to the US in May over charges relating to wildlife trafficking.

# limerick - Tuesday 21 July, 2020

Woman (20s) arrested in connection with Limerick shooting
# Crime
# Crime

Woman (20s) arrested in connection with Limerick shooting

Jul 21st 2020, 10:28 AM 12,946 Views 2 Comments

The shooting happened in the Castle Street area of Limerick city on 11 June.

# limerick - Monday 20 July, 2020

Gardaí order Limerick publican to close bar after reopening despite Covid-19 rules
# Limerick
# Limerick

Gardaí order Limerick publican to close bar after reopening despite Covid-19 rules

Jul 20th 2020, 4:12 PM 51,994 Views 63 Comments

Currently only bars that can operate as restaurants are allowed to open.

Man arrested over shooting in Limerick last month
# Moyross
# Moyross

Man arrested over shooting in Limerick last month

Jul 20th 2020, 2:28 PM 8,481 Views 4 Comments

A man was shot in the Moyross area on 11 June.

# limerick - Saturday 18 July, 2020

Missing Limerick teenager found safe and well
# ALICIA RYAN
# ALICIA RYAN

Missing Limerick teenager found safe and well

Jul 18th 2020, 4:18 PM 29,358 Views 0 Comments

Alicia Ryan is missing from the Castleconnell area since Thursday.

# limerick - Thursday 16 July, 2020

Man arrested in Limerick over incident where another man had a corrosive substance thrown in his face
# Garryowen
# Garryowen

Man arrested in Limerick over incident where another man had a corrosive substance thrown in his face

Jul 16th 2020, 11:06 AM 10,901 Views 4 Comments

The incident happened in the Garryowen area last month.

# limerick - Tuesday 14 July, 2020

Gardaí arrest man over attempted armed robbery at Limerick pharmacy
# Limerick
# Limerick

Gardaí arrest man over attempted armed robbery at Limerick pharmacy

Jul 14th 2020, 9:26 AM 16,861 Views 6 Comments

The man, who was armed with a penknife, demanded staff hand over drugs.

# limerick - Monday 13 July, 2020

Eleven plead not guilty to alleged sexual abuse, exploitation and neglect of four children
# Limerick
# Limerick

Eleven plead not guilty to alleged sexual abuse, exploitation and neglect of four children

Jul 13th 2020, 5:04 PM 31,117 Views 0 Comments

One of the men is also charged with inappropriately administering medication to one of the alleged victims.

# limerick - Friday 10 July, 2020

People of Limerick being asked what they'd like to see from directly-elected mayor
# Limerick City
# Limerick City

People of Limerick being asked what they'd like to see from directly-elected mayor

Jul 10th 2020, 7:56 PM 10,701 Views 14 Comments

Limerick is the first city that will have a directly-elected mayor after locals voted for the move last year.

# limerick - Tuesday 7 July, 2020

Limerick council waives fees for business street tables and chairs for remainder of year
# Reopening
# Reopening

Limerick council waives fees for business street tables and chairs for remainder of year

Jul 7th 2020, 6:01 PM 13,013 Views 12 Comments

The Council has also announced free on-street parking on Saturdays in July and August.

# limerick - Thursday 2 July, 2020

'I knew it was all over for me two weeks ago' - Dowling on coming to terms with Limerick retirement
# Time To Say Goodbye
From The42
# Time To Say Goodbye

'I knew it was all over for me two weeks ago' - Dowling on coming to terms with Limerick retirement

Jul 2nd 2020, 10:49 PM 7,273 Views 26 Comments

The 2018 All-Ireland winner called time on his inter-county career today.

# limerick - Friday 26 June, 2020

Man (50s) arrested for 'knowingly assisting the IRA' and firearm possession
# Limerick
# Limerick

Man (50s) arrested for 'knowingly assisting the IRA' and firearm possession

Jun 26th 2020, 11:00 PM 26,497 Views 26 Comments

Two handguns, documentation and a significant amount of cash were seized by gardaí.

Two killed in road collision in Limerick
# Hyde Road
# Hyde Road

Two killed in road collision in Limerick

Jun 26th 2020, 7:58 AM 21,554 Views 4 Comments

Gardaí were called to the scene of the crash involving a car and a bicycle on the Hyde Road at approximately 12.15am.

# limerick - Monday 22 June, 2020

Six more people arrested and 11 bank accounts frozen by gardaí targeting organised crime
# Limerick
# Limerick

Six more people arrested and 11 bank accounts frozen by gardaí targeting organised crime

Jun 22nd 2020, 11:09 AM 34,697 Views 0 Comments

€40,000 in cash and four cars were also seized.

# limerick - Wednesday 17 June, 2020

Rachael Blackmore claims biggest career success on Flat and Lord North wins feature at Ascot
# Horse Racing
From The42
# Horse Racing

Rachael Blackmore claims biggest career success on Flat and Lord North wins feature at Ascot

Jun 17th 2020, 9:10 PM 5,816 Views 1 Comment

There was racing at home at Limerick and Gowran Park today.

Car, jewellery, drugs and Dubai deeds seized as gardaí arrest 14 in major operation
# Operation Coronation
# Operation Coronation

Car, jewellery, drugs and Dubai deeds seized as gardaí arrest 14 in major operation

Updated Jun 17th 2020, 5:51 PM 57,755 Views 14 Comments

Gardaí said the searches were conducted as part of Operation Coronation, “a central plank” of the plan targeting organised crime in Limerick.

Limerick youth (19) in hospital with serious facial injuries after suspected acid attack
# Garryowen
# Garryowen

Limerick youth (19) in hospital with serious facial injuries after suspected acid attack

Jun 17th 2020, 4:11 PM 21,672 Views 16 Comments

The alleged attack occured at a house gathering on 13 June.

# limerick - Sunday 14 June, 2020

Man and woman appear in court after cocaine worth €440,000 is seized in Clare
# Court
# Court

Man and woman appear in court after cocaine worth €440,000 is seized in Clare

Jun 14th 2020, 3:12 PM 19,077 Views 0 Comments

The drugs were seized by gardaí on Friday night.

# limerick - Saturday 13 June, 2020

Man and woman arrested after gardaí seize cocaine worth €440,000
# Clare
# Clare

Man and woman arrested after gardaí seize cocaine worth €440,000

Jun 13th 2020, 1:48 PM 21,993 Views 11 Comments

The drugs were seized by gardaí investigating organised crime in Limerick city.

# limerick - Thursday 11 June, 2020

Man (40s) injured in Limerick shooting
# Shooting
# Shooting

Man (40s) injured in Limerick shooting

Jun 11th 2020, 8:53 PM 19,515 Views 2 Comments

The incident happened shortly before 7pm.

# limerick - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

Appeal after 14 dogs stolen from house during burglary
# Limerick
# Limerick

Appeal after 14 dogs stolen from house during burglary

Jun 10th 2020, 6:28 PM 39,733 Views 43 Comments

Gardaí are appealing for information.

# limerick - Monday 8 June, 2020

Field hospital with 68 beds opens on the grounds of the University of Limerick
# Field Hospital
# Field Hospital

Field hospital with 68 beds opens on the grounds of the University of Limerick

Jun 8th 2020, 4:00 PM 39,816 Views 78 Comments

The facility can take patients from today.

# limerick - Monday 1 June, 2020

Restaurant street tables to be trialled as part of Limerick council's recovery plans
# Economic Recovery
# Economic Recovery

Restaurant street tables to be trialled as part of Limerick council's recovery plans

Jun 1st 2020, 9:01 AM 38,757 Views 39 Comments

Other measures planned include drive-in gigs and movies, night-time markets, and street performances.

# limerick - Saturday 30 May, 2020

Man and woman arrested in connection with stabbing at Limerick city house
# Windmill Street
# Windmill Street

Man and woman arrested in connection with stabbing at Limerick city house

May 30th 2020, 9:32 AM 13,965 Views 1 Comment

A man in his 40s was taken to hospital with “non-life-threatening injuries”.

# limerick - Tuesday 26 May, 2020

Man dies after collision between car and truck in Limerick
# N20
# N20

Man dies after collision between car and truck in Limerick

May 26th 2020, 3:27 PM 22,978 Views 10 Comments

The crash happened on the N20 this afternoon.

# limerick - Sunday 17 May, 2020

Man and youth arrested after €60,000 worth of cannabis discovered in Limerick
# Seizure
# Seizure

Man and youth arrested after €60,000 worth of cannabis discovered in Limerick

May 17th 2020, 11:20 AM 21,104 Views 0 Comments

The 23-year-old man and a 17-year-old boy were detained yesterday afternoon.

# limerick - Wednesday 13 May, 2020

Woman (60s) dies in house fire in Co Limerick
# Limerick
# Limerick

Woman (60s) dies in house fire in Co Limerick

May 13th 2020, 5:27 PM 26,645 Views 3 Comments

Two units of Kilmallock Fire Service attended the scene after receiving a 999 alert at 13.01 pm.

# limerick - Sunday 10 May, 2020

Limerick man hit neighbour 'nine times across the head' with a hammer, court hears
# Thomondgate
# Thomondgate

Limerick man hit neighbour 'nine times across the head' with a hammer, court hears

May 10th 2020, 9:12 PM 36,947 Views 0 Comments

There was a special siting of Limerick District Court today.

Man to appear in court over Limerick assault
# Thomondgate
# Thomondgate

Man to appear in court over Limerick assault

May 10th 2020, 2:31 PM 10,706 Views 0 Comments

The assault occurred in Thomondgate.

# limerick - Saturday 9 May, 2020

Man and woman arrested after a man in his 40s was assaulted in Limerick city
# Garda
# Garda

Man and woman arrested after a man in his 40s was assaulted in Limerick city

May 9th 2020, 11:11 AM 18,840 Views 6 Comments

The man’s injuries are not believed to be life threatening.