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Monday 6 February 2023 Dublin: -1°C

# Newry

Last month
January 2023
# PSNI
Two missing prisoners arrested by police in Newry
49-year-old Alison McDonagh and 54-year-old Stephen McParland were imprisoned for separate murders.
# police ramming
Man charged after police ramming incident close to Newry
Three PSNI officers were injured in the ramming, one of whom required treatment in hospital.
# Down
Two arrested after PSNI officers injured in Newry car-ramming incident
Northern Irish police stopped a car driving erratically shortly before 2am and were then rammed repeatedly by the car.
Last year
2022
# co down
Man arrested over murder of Mark Lovell in Newry
The arrest follow searches of properties in Newry this morning.
# mark lovell
Two men arrested over Newry murder
The arrests follow searches of properties in Newry this morning.
# mark lovell
£20,000 reward offered for information on “ruthless execution” in Newry, Co Down
Police are investigating if there is a ‘cross border, organised crime’ element to what they called a ‘brutal and senseless attack on a defenceless man’.
# co down
Man murdered in shooting outside his home in Newry named as Mark Lovell
Detectives from the Police Service Major Investigation Team have launched a murder investigation.
# Organised Crime
'Cross border, organised crime feud' probed in Newry 'execution'
A 58-year-old man died after being shot multiple times in a planned ‘ambush’.
# PSNI
Man dies following shooting in Newry
The incident occurred in the Ardcarn Park area this evening.
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# svetlana murphy
Missing child Svetlana Murphy found safe and well, as 18-year-old male arrested following CRI alert
Gardaí said that the 14-year-old girl will be re-united with her family tonight.
# Child Rescue Alert
Gardaí issue photos of car as they seek to trace girl (14) believed to be in company of 18-year-old male
A Child Rescue Alert was issued overnight and remains live this afternoon, gardaí say.
Gardaí are seriously concerned about the welfare of 14-year-old Svetlana Murphy.
She's believed to be in the company of Nojus Maculevicius (18) and went missing from her home in Louth on Monday.
Information is being sought on a car - a grey-silver Hyundai Veloster with registration number 132 D 13518.
# Security Alert
Army detonates suspicious device found in Newry as homes evacuated
15 families living in the area were evacuated from their homes.
# Stabbing
Man hospitalised after being stabbed in face during 'vicious attack' in Newry
The PSNI is appealing for information regarding the attack.
# terrorist offences
Seven men jailed for dissident republican activity 'represent a grave danger to community'
A combined 50 terrorist offences form part of the convictions.
# Newry
Man (23) charged with murder of Patrycja Wyrebek in Newry
Patrycja died at her home in Drumalane Park, Newry on Sunday morning.
# Drumalane Park
Murder investigation launched into death of Patrycja Wyrebek (20) in Newry
Patrycja died at her home in Drumalane Park, Newry yesterday morning.
# Cross border
Man arrested in Newry after failing to stop at PSNI checkpoint set up following report from gardaí
The PSNI are appealing for witnesses to come forward.
# rally
'Blueshirts' and borders: Sinn Féin tells Newry voters that a united Ireland has never been closer
Sinn Féin held a public meeting in Newry tonight.
# privacy rights
Northern Ireland police breached man's human rights by keeping his DNA
The case could have implications for the DNA databse in the Republic of Ireland.
# hunter mcgleenon
Man charged with murder of 11-month-old baby in Armagh
Hunter McGleenon died overnight on Monday in Keady.
# Security Alert
Bomb parts picked up by child in Newry
A number of homes were evacuated in the Violet Hill Avenue area of Newry.
# FRANK KERR
Man charged with 1994 murder of postal worker in Newry
Frank Kerr was killed on 10 November 1994.
# Qualifiers
Moran, Clarke and Boyle return as Mayo prepare for All-Ireland qualifier showdown in Newry
James Horan’s side are hoping to bounce back from their Connacht semi-final defeat to Roscommon.
# Road Trip
'Very unfair on players and fans' - Mayo hit out at throw-in time for Down game
The match will take place at 7pm on 22 June.
# cyber crime
19 year-old man charged with making threats on social media in Northern Ireland
The man was charged by the PSNI this morning.
# dublin road
'Disgusted at this callous act': Seven baby hamsters dumped outside Newry pet shop
The pets were discovered “surrounded by their own waste and exposed to the elements”.
# Newry
Man (38) who died in suspected murder-suicide named as Russell Steele
A post-mortem last night confirmed that the cause of of 15-year-old Allison’s death was strangulation.
# Newry
Primary school website taken over by hardcore porn after IT mixup
When you clicked on the link, you were instead directed to a porn website with categories including ‘humiliation’ and ‘spandex’. The issue has since been resolved.
# Newry
'An unspeakable tragedy': Woman and teenage daughter found dead in Newry flat named
The bodies of a man (38), a woman (37) and a 15-year-old girl were found at a flat at 11am yesterday.
# PSNI
Police 'not looking for anyone else' after bodies of three people found in Newry
The bodies of a man (38), a woman (37) and a 15-year-old girl were found at an apartment this morning.
# South Armagh
The surreal reality of life in 'the most militarised area of western Europe'
TheJournal.ie visited Dromintee GAA club to hear locals’ concerns of a hard Brexit.
# BORDER LINE
'We never want to see a border': Protesters warn against a hard border Brexit with mock checkpoint
The Taoiseach said yesterday that if Brexit goes wrong soldiers may return to the border.
# saoirse smyth
Police issue fresh appeal for information on murder of missing Belfast woman
Saoirse Smyth (28) was last seen on 11 April 2017.
# Moneymore road
Two dead following crash outside Newry
A man (80s) and woman (40s) have both died while travelling on the A1 carriageway.
# Armagh
Man dies after being hit by falling tree in Northern Ireland
Another man in his 40s has been taken to hospital for treatment to his injuries.
# Northern Ireland
'Willie Frazer have you found your daddy yet?' - Condemnation of bonfire taunting Troubles victim
Frazer said he was disgusted for his wider family.
# Investigation
Gsoc inquiry into investigation of Shane O'Farrell death finds no criminal offences on part of gardaí
O’Farrell was cycling home when he was struck by a car driven by a man who was on bail for offences in both Cavan and Monaghan.
# co down
Sinn Féin's Conor Murphy says he was abused by paedophile priest Finegan
MLA Conor Murphy said that he was seriously physically abused by the paedophile priest.
# Up and Running
Cork get Division 2 campaign up and running with six point win in Newry
Ronan McCarthy’s side recovered from an opening weekend defeat to Tipperary, beating Down by six points in Newry.
# Northern Ireland
PSNI issues warning after over €20k stolen from elderly through phone scams
A number of elderly people were contacted by a scammer pretending to work for British Telecom (BT).