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#Murder

# murder - Thursday 10 September, 2020

Man found guilty of murder after stabbing friend in Limerick bar
# Mark Crawford
# Mark Crawford

Man found guilty of murder after stabbing friend in Limerick bar

Sep 10th 2020, 4:30 PM 12,698 Views 0 Comments

The panel of 11 men and one woman rejected Mark Crawford’s defence that he was acting in self-defence.

# murder - Monday 7 September, 2020

Friend of teen accused of murdering 18-year-old during melee said he brought knife used in assault
# Courts
# Courts

Friend of teen accused of murdering 18-year-old during melee said he brought knife used in assault

Sep 7th 2020, 4:56 PM 21,145 Views 0 Comments

He said the accused, who is also a minor, didn’t know about the knife until he saw the witness with it in the park.

Suspect (27) arrested over Birmingham stabbings after manhunt
# Manhunt
# Manhunt

Suspect (27) arrested over Birmingham stabbings after manhunt

Sep 7th 2020, 8:27 AM 19,064 Views 2 Comments

The man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and seven counts of attempted murder.

# murder - 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 21,575 Views 0 Comments

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

# murder - Tuesday 1 September, 2020

Teenager stabbed 18-year-old to death following row over bicycle, court hears
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Teenager stabbed 18-year-old to death following row over bicycle, court hears

Sep 1st 2020, 4:47 PM 25,533 Views 0 Comments

The trial is expected to finish tomorrow.

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 15,531 Views 0 Comments

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

# murder - Thursday 27 August, 2020

Christchurch gunman sentenced to life in prison without parole
# Brenton Harrison Tarrant
# Brenton Harrison Tarrant

Christchurch gunman sentenced to life in prison without parole

Aug 27th 2020, 7:05 AM 21,188 Views 19 Comments

Brenton Harrison Tarrant had pleaded guilty to murder, attempted murder and terrorism.

# murder - Monday 17 August, 2020

Man (61) arrested and murder investigation launched over death of woman (60) in Belfast
# Belfast
# Belfast

Man (61) arrested and murder investigation launched over death of woman (60) in Belfast

Aug 17th 2020, 3:45 PM 9,147 Views 0 Comments

The woman died at her home on Windermere Road in Belfast yesterday.

# murder - Thursday 13 August, 2020

'Bang bang, you're dead': What the court heard about witness intimidation and interference in the Aaron Brady trial
# Murder
# Murder

'Bang bang, you're dead': What the court heard about witness intimidation and interference in the Aaron Brady trial

Aug 13th 2020, 12:05 AM 58,553 Views 0 Comments

The judge described a video shared on social media as a ‘deliberate’ attempt to intimidate witnesses.

# murder - Thursday 6 August, 2020

Man jailed for murder of British backpacker Grace Millane appeals against conviction
# Grace Millane
# Grace Millane

Man jailed for murder of British backpacker Grace Millane appeals against conviction

Aug 6th 2020, 7:09 AM 30,219 Views 0 Comments

Prosecutors argued in the trial that the man deliberately strangled Millane to death.

# murder - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

Man (23) charged with murder of Patrycja Wyrebek in Newry
# Newry
# Newry

Man (23) charged with murder of Patrycja Wyrebek in Newry

Aug 5th 2020, 5:55 PM 29,457 Views 0 Comments

Patrycja died at her home in Drumalane Park, Newry on Sunday morning.

# murder - Monday 3 August, 2020

Murder investigation launched into death of Patrycja Wyrebek (20) in Newry
# Drumalane Park
# Drumalane Park

Murder investigation launched into death of Patrycja Wyrebek (20) in Newry

Aug 3rd 2020, 5:02 PM 54,195 Views 4 Comments

Patrycja died at her home in Drumalane Park, Newry yesterday morning.

# murder - Tuesday 28 July, 2020

Thomas McCarthy murder: Gardaí investigate if gunman shot the wrong target during 'meticulous murder'
# Ballyfermot
# Ballyfermot

Thomas McCarthy murder: Gardaí investigate if gunman shot the wrong target during 'meticulous murder'

Jul 28th 2020, 12:05 AM 44,865 Views 9 Comments

McCarthy was shot dead at 11am yesterday morning.

# murder - Monday 27 July, 2020

Man (48) appears in court charged with murdering his neighbour (77) in Dublin
# Clonsilla
# Clonsilla

Man (48) appears in court charged with murdering his neighbour (77) in Dublin

Jul 27th 2020, 2:14 PM 18,511 Views 0 Comments

Patrick McDonagh is accused of murdering Peter McDonald in the early hours of Saturday morning.

# murder - Wednesday 8 July, 2020

Four arrested over murder of Willie Maughan and Ana Varslavane in 2015
# Arrests
# Arrests

Four arrested over murder of Willie Maughan and Ana Varslavane in 2015

Updated Jul 8th 2020, 7:38 PM 70,818 Views 12 Comments

A criminal linked to the Drogheda feud is suspected of ordering the murders.

No prosecutions following probe into 1988 murder of German backpacker
# Inga Maria Hauser
# Inga Maria Hauser

No prosecutions following probe into 1988 murder of German backpacker

Jul 8th 2020, 5:17 PM 24,015 Views 2 Comments

Inga Maria Hauser disappeared shortly after arriving in Northern Ireland via a ferry from Scotland in April 1988.

# murder - Wednesday 1 July, 2020

William Eagers charged with murder of his wife Jean Eagers
# Courts
# Courts

William Eagers charged with murder of his wife Jean Eagers

Jul 1st 2020, 6:32 PM 34,984 Views 0 Comments

The 60-year-old also faces a charge of producing a samurai sword.

# murder - Saturday 27 June, 2020

Man arrested over murder of Dublin criminal Robbie Lawlor shot dead in west Belfast
# West Belfast
# West Belfast

Man arrested over murder of Dublin criminal Robbie Lawlor shot dead in west Belfast

Updated Jun 27th 2020, 2:45 PM 83,210 Views 38 Comments

The incident happened this afternoon.

# murder - Friday 26 June, 2020

Family members of Patricia O'Connor receive prison sentences totalling eight-and-a-half years
# Jailed
# Jailed

Family members of Patricia O'Connor receive prison sentences totalling eight-and-a-half years

Jun 26th 2020, 11:42 AM 24,732 Views 0 Comments

Her husband Gus reported her missing despite knowing she was dead.

# murder - Monday 22 June, 2020

Man accused of murder of Adrian Donohoe told bar tender he killed a garda, court hears
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Man accused of murder of Adrian Donohoe told bar tender he killed a garda, court hears

Jun 22nd 2020, 8:55 PM 27,968 Views 0 Comments

The bar tender today told the jury that Aaron Brady ‘ranted’ about having shot a garda.

Kieran Greene sentenced to life in prison for murder of Patricia O'Connor
# Central Criminal Court
# Central Criminal Court

Kieran Greene sentenced to life in prison for murder of Patricia O'Connor

Jun 22nd 2020, 6:27 PM 25,706 Views 0 Comments

Kieran Greene was found guilty in February by a Central Criminal Court jury.

Appeal for information on 2014 murder of Vincent Maher at house party
# Vincent Maher
# Vincent Maher

Appeal for information on 2014 murder of Vincent Maher at house party

Jun 22nd 2020, 1:06 PM 28,974 Views 3 Comments

The incident happened on 11 January 2014.

# murder - Thursday 18 June, 2020

First year-on-year decrease in sexual offences recorded since 2014
# Crime
# Crime

First year-on-year decrease in sexual offences recorded since 2014

Jun 18th 2020, 1:55 PM 5,002 Views 7 Comments

However, drug and fraud offences increased.

# murder - Wednesday 17 June, 2020

US officer charged with murder after shooting Rayshard Brooks in the back
# Rayshard Brooks
# Rayshard Brooks

US officer charged with murder after shooting Rayshard Brooks in the back

Jun 17th 2020, 10:50 PM 25,271 Views 0 Comments

The Atlanta District Attorney said the police officer had no justification for shooting Rayshard Brooks as he fled.

# murder - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

Belgian police release new photo in bid to solve 1980s 'Brabant Killers' case
# Brabant Killers
# Brabant Killers

Belgian police release new photo in bid to solve 1980s 'Brabant Killers' case

Jun 16th 2020, 10:37 PM 32,893 Views 18 Comments

The assailants killed 28 shoppers and wounded hundreds more in attacks on supermarket car parks.

# murder - Wednesday 20 May, 2020

Man (31) charged with 2016 murder of David 'Daithi' Douglas
# Feud
# Feud

Man (31) charged with 2016 murder of David 'Daithi' Douglas

May 20th 2020, 1:12 PM 11,863 Views 0 Comments

Douglas, 33, was fatally wounded while working at a shoe shop on Bridgefoot Street, Dublin.

# murder - Monday 20 April, 2020

Teenage boy receives life sentence, with review in 13 years, for murder of Cameron Blair
# Courts
# Courts

Teenage boy receives life sentence, with review in 13 years, for murder of Cameron Blair

Apr 20th 2020, 3:58 PM 27,899 Views 0 Comments

The prison term will be reviewed in 2032.

Patricia O'Connor murder sentencing adjourned until June due to Covid-19 restrictions
# Murder Trial
# Murder Trial

Patricia O'Connor murder sentencing adjourned until June due to Covid-19 restrictions

Apr 20th 2020, 1:27 PM 9,476 Views 0 Comments

The sentencing hearing was due to take place today.

# murder - Wednesday 15 April, 2020

Police investigating murder of Robbie Lawlor issue appeal for information about hooded man
# Belfast
# Belfast

Police investigating murder of Robbie Lawlor issue appeal for information about hooded man

Apr 15th 2020, 7:55 PM 16,733 Views 17 Comments

The 36-year-old was shot dead outside a house in Belfast at around 11.50am on Saturday 4 April.

Man (29) charged over murder of 18-year-old John Paul McDonagh in Co Fermanagh
# Charged
# Charged

Man (29) charged over murder of 18-year-old John Paul McDonagh in Co Fermanagh

Apr 15th 2020, 7:18 PM 19,112 Views 0 Comments

The 18-year-old died following an altercation in Enniskillen on Saturday night.

# murder - Saturday 11 April, 2020

Gardaí work to untangle complex web to find who was involved in the killing of gangland suspect Robbie Lawlor
# Keane Mulready-Woods
# Keane Mulready-Woods

Gardaí work to untangle complex web to find who was involved in the killing of gangland suspect Robbie Lawlor

Apr 11th 2020, 12:05 AM 53,603 Views 42 Comments

Lawlor was the chief suspect in the murder and mutilation of 17-year-old Keane Mulready-Woods.

# murder - Saturday 4 April, 2020

Man shot dead outside house in Belfast was suspect in Keane Mulready-Woods case
# North Belfast
# North Belfast

Man shot dead outside house in Belfast was suspect in Keane Mulready-Woods case

Updated Apr 4th 2020, 8:35 PM 107,150 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened at Etna Drive at around 11.50am this morning.

# murder - Tuesday 31 March, 2020

Crime stats: Fraud and deception rates spike as homicide offences drop by 37.5%
# Cso Stats
# Cso Stats

Crime stats: Fraud and deception rates spike as homicide offences drop by 37.5%

Mar 31st 2020, 1:52 PM 9,972 Views 5 Comments

Controlled drug offences rose by 17.3% to a total of 21,475 offences.

# murder - Friday 27 March, 2020

Man (28) charged in court with murder after discovery of woman's body in Kilkenny
# Kilkenny
# Kilkenny

Man (28) charged in court with murder after discovery of woman's body in Kilkenny

Mar 27th 2020, 4:51 PM 23,067 Views 0 Comments

The 28-year old man appeared before Kilkenny District Court this evening.

# murder - Thursday 26 March, 2020

Murder trial jury must decide if woman accused of murdering her partner was provoked
# Paula Farrell
# Paula Farrell

Murder trial jury must decide if woman accused of murdering her partner was provoked

Mar 26th 2020, 3:26 PM 21,018 Views 0 Comments

Paula Farrell has pleaded not guilty to murder but guilty to manslaughter for the unlawful killing of Wayne McQuillan.

Murder inquiry launched after body of woman (70s) discovered at house in Kilkenny
# Murder
# Murder

Murder inquiry launched after body of woman (70s) discovered at house in Kilkenny

Mar 26th 2020, 2:24 PM 17,816 Views 0 Comments

A man remains in custody on suspicion of murder.

# murder - Saturday 21 March, 2020

New podcast series lifts the lid on Irishman who killed 30 people but escaped capture for three decades
# Podcast
# Podcast

New podcast series lifts the lid on Irishman who killed 30 people but escaped capture for three decades

Mar 21st 2020, 2:00 PM 58,895 Views 40 Comments

The final episode of the documentary, available from Tuesday will bring listeners back to Ireland, where he grew up.

# murder - Wednesday 18 March, 2020

Woman accused of murder of Gareth Kelly 'medically unfit' for court
# Dublin
# Dublin

Woman accused of murder of Gareth Kelly 'medically unfit' for court

Mar 18th 2020, 4:18 PM 31,076 Views 0 Comments

The 39-year-old died after being stabbed in west Dublin last month.

# murder - Thursday 12 March, 2020

Man due in court in connection with 2006 murder of man who died in mobile home fire
# Gerry Nolan
# Gerry Nolan

Man due in court in connection with 2006 murder of man who died in mobile home fire

Mar 12th 2020, 9:21 AM 16,118 Views 0 Comments

Gerry Nolan died on 24 July 2006 after a fire in his mobile home

# murder - Tuesday 10 March, 2020

Man who helped Kinahan cartel commit 'cold-blooded assassination' has jail term increased
# Courts
# Courts

Man who helped Kinahan cartel commit 'cold-blooded assassination' has jail term increased

Mar 10th 2020, 8:16 PM 27,762 Views 2 Comments

Martin Aylmer (33) was implicated in the murder of Michael Barr in Dublin in 2016.