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# lucan - Thursday 22 October, 2020

Investigation ongoing into unexplained death of infant and discovery of woman's body in Dublin

Gardaí are treating the incidents as a family tragedy.

# lucan - Wednesday 30 September, 2020

Three men charged over shooting in Lucan last September

The men are due to appear before Blanchardstown District Court his morning.

# lucan - Tuesday 23 June, 2020

Gardaí locate missing 51-year-old 'safe and well'

Peter Geraty was last seen at his home in Lucan at 5am this morning.

# lucan - Thursday 14 May, 2020

Man and woman appear in court accused of perverting course of justice in fatal Dublin shooting investigation

Wayne Whelan was shot in the head before the car he was in was torched in Dublin on 18 November.

# lucan - Friday 28 February, 2020

Gardaí appeal for witnesses after shots fired at two houses in Dublin

The houses were unoccupied at the time and no one was injured.

# lucan - Thursday 27 February, 2020

Locals mount opposition to new mosque planned in Lucan

South Dublin County Council approved plans last month for a centre and mosque for the area’s Muslim community.

# lucan - Wednesday 19 February, 2020

Two people arrested over fatal shooting of Wayne Whelan released without charge

A man and a woman, arrested this week, were released without charge.

# lucan - Tuesday 18 February, 2020

Woman arrested over fatal shooting where man's body was found in burning car in Lucan

Two men were arrested yesterday, one of whom remains in custody.

# lucan - Monday 17 February, 2020

Two men arrested over fatal shooting where man's body was found in burning car in Lucan

Wayne Whelan’s body was found in a burning car in the Mount Andrew Rise area on 18 November.

# lucan - Monday 13 January, 2020

Girl (11) injured in Lucan crash dies in hospital

The crash happened on the Lower Lucan Road at around 11.30am on Saturday morning.

# lucan - Sunday 12 January, 2020

11 year-old girl seriously injured in Dublin road crash

The crash happened at around 11.30am yesterday morning.

# lucan - Monday 6 January, 2020

Garda appeal after two boys assaulted by 'large number of juveniles' near Liffey Valley

The two boys suffered head and facial injuries.

# lucan - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

Two charged in relation to shooting of man found in burning car last month

Wayne Whelan’s body was found in a burning car last month in Lucan.

# lucan - Monday 16 December, 2019

John Gilligan's final property to be sold by Criminal Assets Bureau

The sale will see Gilligan’s daughter Tracey take 20% of the net proceeds.

# lucan - Thursday 12 December, 2019

Three people arrested over death of man found in burning car in Lucan last month

Wayne Whelan’s body was discovered in a burnt out car at Mount Andrew Court, Lucan on 18 November.

# lucan - Tuesday 19 November, 2019

Lucan attack: Gardaí seeking to trace movements of '05 CW' reg car sold last week

It is understood that gardaí suspect the man was shot before the car was set alight in Lucan.

# lucan - Monday 18 November, 2019

Man's body found in burning car in Lucan

The burning car was discovered earlier this evening.

# lucan - Saturday 16 November, 2019

Gardaí release three men who had been re-arrested over gangland style shooting in Dublin

The shooting occurred in Lucan on 4 September.

# lucan - Friday 15 November, 2019

Three men re-arrested over gangland style shooting in Dublin

The shooting happened in Lucan on 4 September.

# lucan - Tuesday 5 November, 2019

'Unprecedented' and 'innovative': Senior gardaí praise huge commitment given during Ana Kriegel investigation

Two boys were sentenced today for the murder of 14-year-old Ana Kriegel.

'Forever is not long enough': Parents of Ana Kriegel react to sentencing

Two teenage boys were today sentenced for their roles in the 14-year-old’s murder.

# lucan - Saturday 2 November, 2019

Man (24) arrested after €100k worth of cocaine seized in Co Dublin

Smaller quantities of MDMA, cannabis herb and other drugs were also seized.

# lucan - Saturday 7 September, 2019

Victim of Dublin's latest gun attack alive due to 'low calibre weapons used'

The victim of the attack is expected to make a full recovery.

# lucan - Thursday 5 September, 2019

Four people arrested in relation to Lucan shooting released without charge

The victim remains in a stable condition in hospital.

# lucan - Wednesday 4 September, 2019

Man in stable condition after being shot in car in Lucan

Two burnt-out vehicles were found in the area.

# lucan - Sunday 1 September, 2019

Have you seen Chantelle? Appeal for 13-year-old missing from Dublin

Chantelle Doyle was last seen in Lucan village at around 6pm on Thursday, 29 August.

# lucan - Monday 22 July, 2019

Man (23) arrested after estimated €20k worth of herbal cannabis seized in west Dublin

He is currently detained under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drugs Trafficking) Act 1996.

# lucan - Friday 28 June, 2019

Missing 15-year-old from Dublin found safe and well

Christine Greene had last been seen in Mulhuddart late on Wednesday night.

Gardaí concerned for missing girl (16) last seen getting into grey BMW

Elaine Sweeney was last seen getting into the grey BMW in Lucan.

# lucan - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

Dozens of teenagers across west Dublin storing drug packages on behalf of smuggler

On Tuesday morning, gardaí seized €600k worth of ecstasy tablets.

# lucan - Tuesday 25 June, 2019

Teenager (17) arrested after gardaí seize €600k worth of drugs in west Dublin

Garda units raided the house this morning.

# lucan - Tuesday 7 May, 2019

Woman missing from Lucan located safe and well

Eileen Shorthall had been missing from her home in Lucan since early Monday morning.

# lucan - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

Gardaí had already been called to park where club changing rooms set on fire 'four or five times this year'

‘There’s been a lot of anti-social goings-on in that park and it’s not the safest park.’

# lucan - Tuesday 2 April, 2019

Cannabis worth €240,000 seized following search of property in west Dublin

A 44 year-old woman was arrested at the scene.

# lucan - Thursday 10 January, 2019

Man walking home from work seriously injured after attack by gang of teens in west Dublin

The incident happened yesterday afternoon.

# lucan - Saturday 29 December, 2018

Man (20) treated for serious head injuries after assault in Lucan last night

The attack took place on Ballyowen Lane.

# lucan - Tuesday 18 December, 2018

Teen charged with murder of Anastasia Kriegel allowed to spend Christmas with grandparents

Two teenage boys have been charged with the 14-year-old’s murder.

# lucan - Monday 10 December, 2018

Man dies after collision between motorcycle and car

Gardaí have appealed for witnesses.

# lucan - Tuesday 23 October, 2018

Trial date set for two teenage boys accused of murdering Ana Kriegel

The Central Criminal Court heard the trial will last over four weeks.

# lucan - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

Ana Kriegel inquest hears she died of blunt force trauma to the head

The 14-year-old girl’s body was found at a disused farmhouse on 17 May.

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