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Monday 6 February 2023 Dublin: -1°C

# Newry

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January 2023
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
# 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’.
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.
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.
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' visited Dromintee GAA club to hear locals’ concerns of a hard Brexit.
'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).