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#Murder

# murder - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

A quiet, reflective and defiant Belfast stands with the McKees as they celebrate their 'wee brainbox'

Lyra McKee is many things to many people now – but today was about her family and their loss.

# murder - Monday 22 April, 2019

Friends of Lyra McKee put red handprints on dissident republican group's office

McKee was murdered early on Friday morning in the Creggan in Derry.

# murder - Friday 19 April, 2019

'They must be brought to justice': Leaders of NI parties issue joint statement condemning killing of Lyra McKee

In a rare unified statement, the six leaders said the attack was also an attack on the members of the Derry community.

# murder - Thursday 11 April, 2019

Woman (36) jailed for 10 years for attempting to murder civil servant walking home from work

Laura Kenna was found guilty by a jury last month of attempting to murder Fionnuala Burke.

# murder - Wednesday 10 April, 2019

Fourth man arrested over gruesome machete murder of Mikolaj Wilk in Ballincollig

The Cork resident was brutally assaulted on 10 June 2018.

# murder - Tuesday 9 April, 2019

Man charged over rape and murder of German tourist on holiday in Thailand

The body of a 27-year-old German woman was found on Sunday on the island of Koh Sichang.

# murder - Tuesday 2 April, 2019

Washington Post claims children of murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi are receiving 'blood money'

They are also receiving multi-million dollar homes from Saudi Arabia.

# murder - Saturday 30 March, 2019

Five men arrested in connection with Hutch murder plot released without charge

Gardaí believe a senior figure in the Hutch family was being targeted.

# murder - Friday 29 March, 2019

Escaped murderer extradited from Republic to Northern Ireland

Paul Johnston was serving a life sentence when he absconded from prison in 2017.

Three men arrested over conspiracy to murder released without charge

Two men remain in custody.

# murder - Thursday 28 March, 2019

US man pleads guilty to kidnapping girl and killing her parents

The 13-year-old victim was held captive in a remote cabin for three months.

# murder - Tuesday 26 March, 2019

Man sentenced to minimum 9 years in prison for murder of Syrian national

Callin Wilson (20), currently of no fixed abode, pleaded guilty to the murder of Hazem Ahmed Ghreir.

# murder - Monday 25 March, 2019

'You left me for dead': Teenage boy pleads guilty to attempted murder of woman he met on social media, court hears

The young woman delivered a highly emotional victim impact statement to the court.

# murder - Sunday 24 March, 2019

Murder investigation launched as man dies after sustaining serious head injury in attack

The incident happened in Limavady, Co Derry.

# murder - Thursday 21 March, 2019

'My baby boy is gone forever': Man jailed for life for murdering fellow drug dealer

Rihards Lavickis (26) had pleaded not guilty to murder, but guilty to manslaughter.

# murder - Friday 15 March, 2019

Murder accused ‘put more effort into’ striking deceased with knife after first attempts didn’t work

The jury in his murder trial was hearing the memos of his interviews being read to the Central Criminal Court today.

Murder charge struck out because of a delay in serving book of evidence

David Boland was stabbed to death in November last year.

# murder - Thursday 14 March, 2019

One former British soldier to be charged with two killings on Bloody Sunday in 1972

The Northern Ireland Public Prosecution Service announced its decision this morning.

# murder - Monday 11 March, 2019

Teenager charged with murder over fatal stabbing of 17-year-old girl in London

Jodie Chesney was killed after being stabbed in a park in East London on 1 March.

# murder - Friday 8 March, 2019

Gardai release CCTV image of vehicle they suspect was involved in David Lynch murder

Lynch was killed in Foxdene, Clondalkin, last week.

# murder - Thursday 7 March, 2019

'Lives were brutally taken': Appeal on 10th anniversary of killing of soldiers in Co Antrim

Sappers Mark Quinsey and Patrick Azimkar were killed outside the Massereene army barracks on 7 March 2009.

# murder - Wednesday 6 March, 2019

Irish citizen dies after being beaten and stabbed in Malaysia, local media report

The Star Online reported that the victim has been identified as Brian Patrick O’Reilly (50).

# murder - Tuesday 5 March, 2019

Woman found guilty of trying to murder stranger as she walked home from work

Laura Kenna had argued that she was legally insane at the time.

# murder - Sunday 3 March, 2019

Jacqueline Connolly says a witness possibly saw Alan Hawe driving his car after killing Clodagh and the boys

Alan and Clodagh Hawe and their three children were found dead in their Cavan home in August 2016.

# murder - Saturday 2 March, 2019

Garda fear more violence as David Lynch (42) becomes latest victim of Clondalkin drugs feud

David Lynch was shot dead in his front garden.

# murder - Thursday 28 February, 2019

Family of murdered woman Clodagh Hawe to meet Garda Commissioner

Clodagh’s family met with Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan today.

Parents of Rachel Callaly call for 'dangerous and devious' Joe O'Reilly's parole bid to be rejected

O’Reilly third parole application will be assessed next month.

# murder - Wednesday 27 February, 2019

Supreme Court rules that there has been no valid inquiry into Pat Finucane's killing

Pat Finucane was murdered in front of his three children and wife in February 1989.

# murder - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

'There are so many questions': Family of murdered Clodagh Hawe call for more answers

Clodagh’s mother Mary Coll and sister Jacqueline Connolly last night spoke on Claire Byrne Live.

# murder - Monday 25 February, 2019

Family of Clodagh Hawe still searching for answers for why Alan murdered his wife and sons

In August 2016, Alan Hawe murdered his wife, Clodagh, and their three sons before taking his own life.

# murder - Wednesday 13 February, 2019

Wife of accused phoned gardaí when DJ Bobby Ryan's body was found, courts hears

Farmer Patrick Quirke (50) has pleaded not guilty to the murder of Bobby Ryan.

# murder - Monday 11 February, 2019

Gardaí searched lands where DJ Bobby Ryan's body was found but discovered nothing, court hears

Farmer Patrick Quirke (50) has pleaded not guilty to the murder of Bobby Ryan.

# murder - Friday 8 February, 2019

Canadian man jailed for life for murder and sexual mutilation of 8 men

Bruce McArthur will be in his 90s before he is eligible for parole from eight concurrent 25-year sentences.

Leader of so-called New IRA in Dublin given life sentence for murder of dissident republican

Kevin Braney was found guilty of the premeditated murder of 35-year-old Peter Butterly.

# murder - Thursday 7 February, 2019

14th person arrested over 'horrific' Ian Ogle murder

The man was arrested at Heathrow Airport and brought to Northern Ireland.

Three people arrested over murder of Michael Keogh in 2017 released without charge

The body of Michael Keogh was discovered near Sheridan Court, Dorset Street on 31 May 2017.

Nurse tells murder trial man had knife 'embedded' in chest with handle 'snapped off'

Gary Watson is charged with murdering former soldier Warren O’Connor nine years ago.

# murder - Wednesday 6 February, 2019

Three people arrested over murder of Michael Keogh in 2017

The body of Michael Keogh was discovered near Sheridan Court, Dorset Street on 31 May 2017.

# murder - Monday 4 February, 2019

Dublin man found guilty of murdering dissident republican

Kevin Braney had pleaded not guilty to the murder of Peter Butterly in 2013.

# murder - Sunday 3 February, 2019

James Quinn loses appeal against conviction for Gary Hutch murder

Lawyers for the Dubliner had sought to overturn his June 2018 conviction and prison sentence.