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#Murder

# murder - Friday 6 November, 2020

Gardaí appeal for information 13 years on from murder of Cork pensioner Gussie Hornibrook
# Cork
# Cork

Gardaí appeal for information 13 years on from murder of Cork pensioner Gussie Hornibrook

Nov 6th 2020, 12:00 AM 15,558 Views 3 Comments

His body was discovered at his home in Cork in 2007.

# murder - Monday 2 November, 2020

Dublin man found guilty of murder after stabbing homeless man 183 times
# Tallaght
# Tallaght

Dublin man found guilty of murder after stabbing homeless man 183 times

Nov 2nd 2020, 1:09 PM 25,135 Views 0 Comments

Philip Dunbar had pleaded not guilty to the murder of Adam Muldoon at Butler Park in Tallaght in June 2018.

# murder - Thursday 29 October, 2020

Man found guilty of murdering partner who was strangled in bedroom after 'binge' drinking session
# Courts
# Courts

Man found guilty of murdering partner who was strangled in bedroom after 'binge' drinking session

Oct 29th 2020, 12:50 PM 47,687 Views 0 Comments

The 12 jurors found Sean Nolan guilty of murder by a majority verdict of 10-2.

# murder - Friday 23 October, 2020

Woman sent forward for trial accused of murdering man stabbed to death in Kingswood, Dublin
# Courts
# Courts

Woman sent forward for trial accused of murdering man stabbed to death in Kingswood, Dublin

Oct 23rd 2020, 5:03 PM 26,683 Views 0 Comments

Garreth Kelly, 39, died following an incident in Kingswood, Co Dublin, on 25 February last.

# murder - Monday 19 October, 2020

'Small nugget' could break open Jo Jo Dullard case as gardaí make it a murder investigation
# 25 Years On
# 25 Years On

'Small nugget' could break open Jo Jo Dullard case as gardaí make it a murder investigation

Updated Oct 19th 2020, 1:46 PM 82,152 Views 11 Comments

The 21-year-old went missing 25 years ago.

# murder - Monday 5 October, 2020

Man (20) stabbed to death after calling his teenage murderer a 'rat' during a drug-row
# Glen Osbourne
# Glen Osbourne

Man (20) stabbed to death after calling his teenage murderer a 'rat' during a drug-row

Oct 5th 2020, 7:08 PM 31,447 Views 0 Comments

Glen Osbourne was stabbed to death in Ballybough, Dublin, earlier this year.

# murder - Friday 2 October, 2020

Mark Crawford sentenced to life in prison for cocaine-fuelled murder of man in Limerick pub
# Mark Crawford
# Mark Crawford

Mark Crawford sentenced to life in prison for cocaine-fuelled murder of man in Limerick pub

Oct 2nd 2020, 1:19 PM 19,371 Views 11 Comments

Patrick O’Connor was just 24-years-old when he died.

# murder - Wednesday 30 September, 2020

Two men arrested on suspicion of murder after death of man in flat in Antrim
# Ballymena
# Ballymena

Two men arrested on suspicion of murder after death of man in flat in Antrim

Updated Sep 30th 2020, 11:59 AM 12,208 Views 0 Comments

The PSNI has appealed for anyone with information to come forward.

# murder - Thursday 24 September, 2020

Gardaí raid Drogheda mob boss's home as they probe €50K payment to murder serial killer Robbie Lawlor
# Cash Probe
# Cash Probe

Gardaí raid Drogheda mob boss's home as they probe €50K payment to murder serial killer Robbie Lawlor

Sep 24th 2020, 6:30 AM 40,397 Views 0 Comments

Robbie Lawlor was shot dead in Belfast in April of this year.

# 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 12,748 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 21,158 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 19,081 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 21,643 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 25,542 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 15,540 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 21,218 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 9,169 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 58,607 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 30,223 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 29,485 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 54,211 Views 5 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 45,106 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 18,596 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 70,865 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 24,088 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 35,130 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 83,357 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 24,919 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 27,993 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 25,859 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 29,082 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 5,014 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 25,277 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 33,005 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 11,885 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 27,982 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 9,494 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 16,755 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 19,133 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 53,890 Views 42 Comments

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