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Friday 8 December 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Murder Trial

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'He was planning to kill Ana - I didn't know': Boy B told gardaí his co-accused said he wanted to kill Ana Kriegel
The jury in the trial is being played recorded interviews between one of the accused, Boy B, and gardaí in July of last year.
'I realised Boy A was raping her and I had to run': Boy B describes alleged attack on Ana
Boy B also described to gardaí how he became “suspicious” of his co-accused when he was asked to leave the abandoned house.
Boy B told gardaí he saw Boy A choking Ana Kriegel and removing her clothes in abandoned house, court hears
In an interview with gardaí on 25 May last year which was shown to the jury, Boy B said he saw Boy A flip Ana and start to attack her.
Boy B told a 'fake story' in first interviews because he was nervous, court hears
The jury in the Ana Kriegel murder trial has been viewing footage of the boy’s garda interviews.
Boy B told gardaí in interviews that Ana was 'not liked' by her peers
Boy B said in a garda interview he considered Ana a “lonely, sad person”.
Semen staining containing Boy A's DNA found on ripped top discovered in room where Ana was found, court hears
Marce Lee Gorman said she found two areas of a black strapped top where semen was present.
Ana's blood and DNA found on mask discovered in Boy A's house, court hears
The court heard that Ana’s blood was also found on gloves, knee pads and a backpack in Boy A’s house.
Ana Kriegel murder trial hears details of evidence found on Boy A's phone
The court heard evidence of the data retrieved from Boy A’s smartphone.
Boy A asked gardaí 'Are you joking me?' after hearing Ana's blood was found on his boots
The jury heard details about garda interviews with Boy A a week after Ana’s body was found.
Court hears that Ana Kriegel's blood was found on Boy A's boots
A forensic expert gave testimony to court today.
Blood spatter expert says evidence suggests Ana was struck a number of times while lying on floor
Two boys have pleaded not guilty to Ana’s murder.
Court hears how Boy A wanted to meet Ana in park as he 'didn't want to be seen with her'
This is the ninth day of the trial.
Court hears that Boy B told guidance counsellor he was 'dragged into this mess' by Boy A
Two boys have pleaded not guilty to Ana’s murder. Boy A has also been charged with aggravated sexual assault – a charge he also denies.
Pathologist details to court the extent of injuries found on body of Ana Kriegel
The trial continues this afternoon.
Murder accused told gardaí he believed Boy A’s injuries were inflicted by Ana, court hears
Boy A told gardaí that he had been attacked by two men.
Garda could find no CCTV evidence of men Boy A alleges assaulted him on day of Ana's disappearance, court hears
Ana’s body was discovered in a disused house three days after she disappeared in May last year.
'I have no clue what happened to her': Ana Kriegel murder accused's statement to gardaí
Two boys, known as Boy A and Boy B, have pleaded not guilty to Ana’s murder.
Two accused boys 'shared a look' while showing gardaí the path they walked on day of Ana's disappearance, court told
Prosecution counsel said that the boys’ accounts of the direction they went did not match up.
Jury sworn in as two teenage boys go on trial for murder of Ana Kriegel in Lucan
One boy is also charged with aggravated sexual assault.
Jury in alleged ‘love rival’ trial to resume deliberations tomorrow morning
Patrick Quirke (50) of Breanshamore, Co Tipperary has pleaded not guilty to the murder .
Google search for 'body decomposition' carried out on computer found in Patrick Quirke home, trial hears
Quirke (50) of Breanshamore, Co Tipperary has pleaded not guilty to the murder of part-time DJ Bobby Ryan.
Gardaí found evidence of blood stains at home of DJ Bobby Ryan's girlfriend, court hears
Patrick Quirke is currently on trial accused of the murder of Ryan.
Jury to consider verdict in trial of man accused of murdering former soldier
Warren O’Connor died from a single stab wound to the neck.
Garda tells murder trial that accused told him there were only two tanks on his farm
Garda Conor Ryan was giving evidence today in the trial of Patrick Quirke, accused of the murder of Bobby Ryan.
Murder accused told gardaí woman had a 'couldn't-care-less attitude about boyfriend's disappearance'
The Central Criminal Court heard of interviews conducted by gardaí with Patrick Quirke this afternoon.
Murder trial witness denies telling 'devious' lies and adding poison to her statements
Patrick Quirke (50) has pleaded not guilty to the murder of 52-year-old Bobby Ryan.
Murder trial hears of agony aunt letter and claims of underwear stolen from washing line
The trial continued today in the case of Patrick Quirke, accused of killing Bobby Ryan in Tipperary.
Farmer accused of murdering love rival and hiding naked body in slurry pit
The trial of 50-year-old Patrick Quirke opened today.
Saudi prosecutor seeks death sentences as Khashoggi murder trial opens
Khashoggi, a contributor to the Washington Post, was murdered in what Riyadh called a “rogue” operation.
40 year-old goes on trial over fatal stabbing of man in relationship with his ex-partner
Keith Connorton has gone on trial charged with the killing of 29-year-old Graham McKeever in 2017.
Judge highlights 'disturbing disposal of body' in Kenneth O’Brien murder trial
Justice Paul McDermott said: “In this case, there are disturbing elements in relation to the disposal of the body,” as he began his charge.
Murder trial halted as jurors targeted in phone scam
The trial surrounding the death of Kenneth O’Brien is due to resume today.
Man sentenced to life in prison for ordering the murder of his ex-partner's billionaire mother
The prosecution argued Wojciech Janowski was anxious to get his hands on part of Helene Pastor’s fortune.
Woman whose partner's body was found in canal 'collapsed when she heard about alleged affair'
Eimear Dunne told the Central Criminal Court she received a break-up text sent from somebody purporting to be her partner.
Man (54) was 'savagely beaten' and stripped following drunken row over a cigarette, murder trial hears
Anthony Walsh (31) has admitted killing but pleaded not guilty to the murder of Dermot Byrne.
Man killed after row over who owned can of drink, court hears
Paul Keating has pleaded not guilty to murder but guilty to the manslaughter of Mark Richardson.
30-year-old man pleads guilty to murdering mother-of-four Samantha Walsh in Waterford city last year
Danny Whelan, of no fixed abode, will receive a mandatory life sentence for the crime.
Witnesses tell Freddie Thompson trial they saw car 'repeatedly crashing' into another car before it was set on fire
Two witnesses gave evidence in court today.
Fingerprints of Freddie Thompson found in two cars allegedly linked to killing, court hears
A fingerprint expert gave evidence this morning in court.
Jury fails to reach verdict in case of man accused of murdering nephew’s friend with a butcher’s knife
The man had previously been sentenced to life in prison for the murder – but had that conviction quashed.