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#Lyra McKee

# lyra-mckee - This year 2022

Man who stored Lyra McKee murder gun insists he had no role in her killing
# Niall Sheerin
# Niall Sheerin

Man who stored Lyra McKee murder gun insists he had no role in her killing

Sep 2nd 2022, 2:15 PM 7,098 Views 0 Comments

Niall Sheerin, 29, will be sentenced later this month after admitting possession of the pistol that fired the shot that killed the journalist.

Lyra McKee’s sister says letter leak exploits her murder for political purposes
# Lyra McKee
# Lyra McKee

Lyra McKee’s sister says letter leak exploits her murder for political purposes

May 3rd 2022, 7:57 AM 17,862 Views 14 Comments

Sinn Féin’s chairman Declan Kearney wrote to Saoradh, which is accused of links with the New IRA, about a “co-operation agreement”.

'They want to whip up division': Petrol bombs thrown at police in Derry after republican parade
# Derry
# Derry

'They want to whip up division': Petrol bombs thrown at police in Derry after republican parade

Updated Apr 19th 2022, 5:06 PM 31,702 Views 41 Comments

PSNI officers seized a number of vehicles, suspected terrorist uniforms and petrol bombs after the Derry parade.

Lyra McKee’s family ‘waiting for justice’ three years after her murder
# Derry
# Derry

Lyra McKee’s family ‘waiting for justice’ three years after her murder

Apr 18th 2022, 4:40 PM 6,938 Views 0 Comments

Vigils were held in Belfast and Derry to mark the third anniversary of Ms McKee’s death on April 18 2019.

Man arrested in Lyra McKee murder probe released pending report to prosecutors
# PSNI
# PSNI

Man arrested in Lyra McKee murder probe released pending report to prosecutors

Mar 16th 2022, 6:51 PM 3,207 Views 0 Comments

The journalist was shot dead in Derry in April 2019.

Five men arrested in Lyra McKee murder investigation released from custody
# Derry
# Derry

Five men arrested in Lyra McKee murder investigation released from custody

Mar 16th 2022, 7:34 AM 5,098 Views 0 Comments

Journalist Lyra McKee was fatally shot during rioting in April 2019.

Sixth man arrested by police investigating the murder of Lyra McKee
# Lyra McKee
# Lyra McKee

Sixth man arrested by police investigating the murder of Lyra McKee

Updated Mar 15th 2022, 3:25 PM 10,054 Views 0 Comments

Five men were arrested by the PSNI in the Cityside of Derry this morning.

# lyra-mckee - Last year 2021

Police search offices of production company in Paris as part of Lyra McKee murder probe
# PSNI
# PSNI

Police search offices of production company in Paris as part of Lyra McKee murder probe

Dec 7th 2021, 12:54 PM 15,742 Views 0 Comments

The 29-year-old was shot dead in Derry in April 2019.

Three men arrested by police investigating the murder of Lyra McKee
# Lyra McKee
# Lyra McKee

Three men arrested by police investigating the murder of Lyra McKee

Updated Oct 5th 2021, 2:40 PM 3,947 Views 0 Comments

The journalist was shot dead in the Creggan area of Derry in April, 2019.

McKee murder: No evidence against man accused of rioting, court told
# Lyra McKee
# Lyra McKee

McKee murder: No evidence against man accused of rioting, court told

Oct 4th 2021, 2:15 PM 4,311 Views 0 Comments

Kieran McCool, 29, is accused of rioting and assault on the night that the journalist was shot dead in Derry.

Man charged with rioting offences by police investigating Lyra McKee murder
# Derry
# Derry

Man charged with rioting offences by police investigating Lyra McKee murder

Oct 3rd 2021, 10:46 AM 4,707 Views 0 Comments

The man is expected to appear before Derry Magistrates’ Court on Monday.

Two men arrested over murder of journalist Lyra McKee
# Derry
# Derry

Two men arrested over murder of journalist Lyra McKee

Oct 1st 2021, 9:23 AM 5,153 Views 0 Comments

The men, aged 44 and 53, were arrested in the Derry area this morning under the UK’s Terrorism Act.

Case against men over rioting on night of Lyra McKee murder ‘based on MTV video’
# Derry
# Derry

Case against men over rioting on night of Lyra McKee murder ‘based on MTV video’

Updated Sep 24th 2021, 12:55 PM 14,724 Views 0 Comments

The pair appeared before a court in Derry accused of rioting and throwing petrol bombs amid disorder during which the journalist was shot dead.

Lyra McKee murder investigation: Man (55) arrested in Derry
# PSNI
# PSNI

Lyra McKee murder investigation: Man (55) arrested in Derry

Sep 23rd 2021, 1:14 PM 4,649 Views 0 Comments

Two men aged 24 and 29 were arrested yesterday.

Two arrested over murder of journalist Lyra McKee
# Derry
# Derry

Two arrested over murder of journalist Lyra McKee

Sep 22nd 2021, 8:53 AM 6,497 Views 0 Comments

The men were arrested in Derry this morning.

Two men appear in court charged with murder of journalist Lyra McKee in Derry
# Derry
# Derry

Two men appear in court charged with murder of journalist Lyra McKee in Derry

Updated Sep 17th 2021, 1:00 PM 22,478 Views 0 Comments

The men were granted bail and will appear in court on 7 October.

Four men arrested in connection with Lyra McKee's murder
# Derry
# Derry

Four men arrested in connection with Lyra McKee's murder

Sep 15th 2021, 8:14 AM 14,653 Views 0 Comments

The men were all arrested in the Derry area this morning under the Terrorism Act.

RTÉ to pay €20,000 to charity after republican party Éirígí is wrongly linked to murder on Prime Time
# John McGuirk
# John McGuirk

RTÉ to pay €20,000 to charity after republican party Éirígí is wrongly linked to murder on Prime Time

Mar 18th 2021, 7:33 PM 34,215 Views 0 Comments

The broadcaster has come to a settlement with the group and issued an apology.

# lyra-mckee - All time

Ofcom upholds complaint against BBC's Newsnight over report about Lyra McKee
# Watchdog
# Watchdog

Ofcom upholds complaint against BBC's Newsnight over report about Lyra McKee

Oct 12th 2020, 5:39 PM 30,882 Views 10 Comments

Nichola Corner, her sister, complained to Ofcom that McKee’s privacy had been infringed upon.

Man charged with possession of gun used to murder Lyra McKee granted bail
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Man charged with possession of gun used to murder Lyra McKee granted bail

Updated Jul 16th 2020, 12:51 PM 10,039 Views 0 Comments

Derry man Niall Sheerin appeared in court via video-link today.

Man in his 20s arrested in connection with killing of Lyra McKee
# Derry
# Derry

Man in his 20s arrested in connection with killing of Lyra McKee

Jul 15th 2020, 9:29 AM 9,973 Views 0 Comments

McKee was killed when she was shot while attending a riot in Derry.

Gun used to kill journalist Lyra McKee is found in Derry
# PSNI
# PSNI

Gun used to kill journalist Lyra McKee is found in Derry

Jun 11th 2020, 6:15 PM 18,714 Views 0 Comments

One man has been charged with her murder and a second man has been charged with offences relating to the rioting that preceded it.

Police in the North seize handgun of the same type that was used to kill Lyra McKee
# Derry
# Derry

Police in the North seize handgun of the same type that was used to kill Lyra McKee

Jun 7th 2020, 2:18 PM 9,999 Views 5 Comments

Police cannot confirm at this stage if it is the weapon used to kill Lyra.

#WeStandWithLyra: Friends and colleagues remember Lyra McKee on first anniversary of her murder
# Derry
# Derry

#WeStandWithLyra: Friends and colleagues remember Lyra McKee on first anniversary of her murder

Apr 18th 2020, 2:06 PM 14,502 Views 7 Comments

The 29-year-old was shot in the Creggan area of Derry by dissident republican group the New IRA while observing clashes with police.

NI police issue fresh information appeal a year on from Lyra McKee killing
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

NI police issue fresh information appeal a year on from Lyra McKee killing

Updated Apr 17th 2020, 9:08 AM 9,192 Views 0 Comments

The 29-year-old was shot dead during rioting in the Creggan area of Derry last year.

Mother of Lyra McKee dies a month before anniversary of daughter's death
# RIP
# RIP

Mother of Lyra McKee dies a month before anniversary of daughter's death

Mar 11th 2020, 11:21 AM 33,619 Views 0 Comments

Joan Lawrie died ‘peacefully’ in hospital on Tuesday, her daughter-in-law Nichola Corner confirmed in a social media post.

Man accused of murdering Lyra McKee refused bail after prosecutors win appeal
# Paul Mcintyre
# Paul Mcintyre

Man accused of murdering Lyra McKee refused bail after prosecutors win appeal

Mar 6th 2020, 3:11 PM 19,991 Views 0 Comments

Paul McIntyre will remain in custody in Maghaberry high security prison as legal proceedings in the case progress.

Prosecutors accused of adding new claim about man charged with Lyra McKee murder
# Courts
# Courts

Prosecutors accused of adding new claim about man charged with Lyra McKee murder

Updated Mar 3rd 2020, 2:35 PM 34,065 Views 0 Comments

McKee, 29, was shot dead by dissident republicans while observing a riot in Derry’s Creggan area last year.

Man accused of murdering journalist Lyra McKee granted bail
# Lyra McKee
# Lyra McKee

Man accused of murdering journalist Lyra McKee granted bail

Feb 27th 2020, 2:48 PM 23,580 Views 0 Comments

The case will return to court next month.

Man (52) remanded in custody, charged with murder of journalist Lyra McKee in Derry
# Derry
# Derry

Man (52) remanded in custody, charged with murder of journalist Lyra McKee in Derry

Updated Feb 13th 2020, 11:49 AM 50,597 Views 0 Comments

McKee was shot dead in Derry last April.

52-year-old man charged with murder of Lyra McKee
# PSNI
# PSNI

52-year-old man charged with murder of Lyra McKee

Feb 12th 2020, 4:50 PM 25,429 Views 0 Comments

Four men, aged 20, 27, 29 and 52, were arrested yesterday in connection with the investigation.

Four men arrested during probe into Lyra McKee murder
# Derry
# Derry

Four men arrested during probe into Lyra McKee murder

Feb 11th 2020, 8:59 AM 16,125 Views 53 Comments

The New IRA has claimed responsibility for the journalist’s murder.

Renewed apology over Lyra McKee killing dismissed as ‘hollow’
# New IRA
# New IRA

Renewed apology over Lyra McKee killing dismissed as ‘hollow’

Jan 8th 2020, 7:32 PM 17,726 Views 14 Comments

The 29-year-old journalist was shot as she observed a riot in Derry last April.

Opinion: I went to the Saoradh party conference to see where radical republicanism is going
# New IRA
# New IRA

Opinion: I went to the Saoradh party conference to see where radical republicanism is going

Nov 15th 2019, 7:00 AM 53,543 Views 54 Comments

Saoradh is an attempt to give a political face to the growing republican dissent in nationalist areas north of the border, writes Dieter Reinisch.

Book written by murdered journalist Lyra McKee to go on pre-sale
# Angels With Blue Faces
# Angels With Blue Faces

Book written by murdered journalist Lyra McKee to go on pre-sale

Jun 10th 2019, 4:35 PM 7,208 Views 9 Comments

The book, Angels with Blue Faces, is due to be released at the end of June.

46-year-old man arrested in connection with Lyra McKee murder
# Lyra McKee
# Lyra McKee

46-year-old man arrested in connection with Lyra McKee murder

Jun 6th 2019, 3:13 PM 12,802 Views 0 Comments

The PSNI confirmed that the man was arrested under the Terrorism Act.

Lyra McKee murder and parcel bomb plot given as reasons for two special 'Omagh laws' being renewed again
# OFFENCES AGAINST THE STATE
# OFFENCES AGAINST THE STATE

Lyra McKee murder and parcel bomb plot given as reasons for two special 'Omagh laws' being renewed again

May 21st 2019, 6:30 AM 11,777 Views 9 Comments

Dissident republican threat and gangland crime are to be given as reasons for two special laws being renewed.

Police investigating murder of Lyra McKee search number of properties in Derry
# PSNI
# PSNI

Police investigating murder of Lyra McKee search number of properties in Derry

May 16th 2019, 9:59 AM 5,172 Views 0 Comments

A number of items were seized during the search for further investigation.

Two men appear in Derry court charged with rioting on night Lyra McKee was shot
# Derry Magistrates Court
# Derry Magistrates Court

Two men appear in Derry court charged with rioting on night Lyra McKee was shot

May 11th 2019, 4:17 PM 21,394 Views 0 Comments

Paul McIntyre aged 51, and Christopher Gillen aged 38, were refused bail today at Derry Magistrates’ Court.

Two men charged with bomb offences after being arrested in connection with murder of Lyra McKee
# Derry
# Derry

Two men charged with bomb offences after being arrested in connection with murder of Lyra McKee

May 10th 2019, 9:35 PM 8,857 Views 0 Comments

Both men are due to appear at Derry Magistrates Court tomorrow.

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