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# investigation - Yesterday’s News

Man arrested in connection with murder of man found in lake

Kevin Kearney’s body was found in a lake at Alexandra Park a day after he was shot dead.

# investigation - Monday 14 April, 2014

Five due in court over robberies and burglaries in the west

The four men and one woman will appear before Galway District Court today.

# investigation - Sunday 13 April, 2014

Man dies in hospital after late night assault on Thursday

A post mortem is due to be carried out tomorrow morning.

15-year-old stabbed in broad daylight in Naas

He is understood to be recovering well following the incident.

# investigation - Saturday 12 April, 2014

Two charged following armed post office robbery in Wicklow

They were arrested a short time after the robbery yesterday by gardaí.

# investigation - Friday 11 April, 2014

History experts descend on Trinity College to discover the truth about the Battle of Clontarf

The Battle of Clontarf was fought on Good Friday 1014, when the high-king Brian Boru lost his life.

# investigation - Thursday 10 April, 2014

New appeal for witnesses after cyclist found seriously injured at Cork roadside

The 32-year-old woman was found on Friday afternoon by a passer-by.

FBI adds ‘family annihilator’ to Ten Most Wanted list

Investigators say the man brutally murdered his wife, mother and three sons at their home in Maryland almost 40 years ago.

# investigation - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

Man arrested over two bodies found in burnt-out car in 2012

The man is being held at Dundalk Garda Station for questioning.

# investigation - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

Two men arrested in connection with €4 million investment fraud operation

The men have since been released and a file is being prepared for the DPP.

GardaGate inquiry will look at Du Plantier case and Callinan’s ‘retirement’

The inquiry will look into the recording of calls at garda stations over a number of years.

Civil Liberties group writes to Taoiseach, wants GardaGate inquiry expanded to protect human rights

The Irish Council of Civil Liberties says new revelations mean the inquiry’s scope needs to be expanded.

Post-mortem on Peaches Geldof to be carried out ‘within days’ RIP

Post-mortem on Peaches Geldof to be carried out ‘within days’

The 25-year-old was found dead at her home in Kent yesterday.

Woman arrested over murder of 11-year-old released without charge

The woman was arrested yesterday by gardaí investigating the 2012 death of Emily Barut.

Man shot in his legs and arm in front room of house

The man’s injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

# investigation - Monday 7 April, 2014

Woman arrested over murder of 11-year-old Emily Barut

The girl, who was a wheelchair user and had both mental and physical disabilities, was found dead at her home in Tullamore in 2012.

Terms for inquiry into GardaGate ‘to be decided on tomorrow’

Paschal Donohoe said he expects the inquiry will look at issues such as why Martin Callinan resigned.

# investigation - Sunday 6 April, 2014

Man (21) released over heroin seizure in Dublin

Gardaí said the 21-year-old was released from Clondalkin garda station this evening.

Two men in court over drugs haul worth €1 million

The men, one in his 30s and the other in his 50s, were arrested yesterday after gardaí searched an apartment and found drugs.

Man arrested over John Joe Nevin attack released

Gardaí confirmed that the man was released from custody last night.

‘Important and encouraging lead’ in search for missing Malaysia jet

The Australian head of the mission urged caution about the signals similar to that of a black box which were detected yesterday saying: “We are working in a very big ocean and within a very large search area”.

# investigation - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Crowd attacks Ebola treatment centre

The violence took place in a town in Guinea where at least 14 people have died of the deadly disease.

Family threatened with screwdriver and locked in during burglary

Police believe there is a link with an aggravated burglary at the home of a man in his 70s several hours later.

# investigation - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

Gardaí arrest two men following armed hold up at Dublin post office

A quantity of cash was taken during the robbery.

# investigation - Monday 31 March, 2014

Witness “horrified” at seeing teen assaulted at Luas stop

The youth was injured during the assault, which occurred at 10.30pm on Saturday night.

# investigation - Sunday 30 March, 2014

New questions over what gardaí did in Sophie Toscan du Plantier murder case

Reports suggest that at least one key witnesses in the murder case was recorded while on the phone to gardaí in Cork.

Pics: Cannabis plants seized in midnight raid in Carlow town

Gardaí seized cannabis plants worth an estimated €120,000 in the raid on a house at 2.15am.

One year on, police appeal for information about murder of pizza delivery man

Kieran McManus, who was 26, was shot dead in Belfast in what police have described as a brutal and ruthless attack.

# investigation - Saturday 29 March, 2014

Two people die after plane crashes and bursts into flames in Essex field

The pilot and passenger of the light aircraft died in the crash this afternoon.

Man uses hammer to rob service station in Belfast

A member of staff was hit on the knee.

Man shot at his front door in Cavan

He was taken to hospital but his injuries are not life threatening.

Woman dies in Sligo house fire

The 34-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene.

# investigation - Friday 28 March, 2014

Poll: Do you have confidence in the National Ambulance Service? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you have confidence in the National Ambulance Service?

A Prime Time investigation raised concerns about the service, but its director Martin Dunne said the care they deliver is ‘second to none’.

# investigation - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

“Resign rather than apologise?” – The reaction to Martin Callinan stepping down

Reaction to Martin Callinan’s announcement that he was retiring has been swift.

# investigation - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# investigation - Monday 24 March, 2014

Revenue seize €50,000 worth of khat (and 100 hair curlers) in Cork

Around €50,000 worth of the natural amphetamine was seized by Revenue.

# investigation - Saturday 22 March, 2014

Boston College testimony used to bring veteran republican to court over Jean McConville

77-year-old Ivor Bell is accused of aiding and abetting in the murder. He was remanding in custody at a court appearance today.

# investigation - Friday 21 March, 2014

Gardaí search for 25-year-old missing since Sunday

George Bogdan Hirceag was last seen by his mother five days ago.

Man’s body discovered in Donegal house

The incident is not believed to be suspicious but the man’s body has been removed to Letterkenny General hospital for a post mortem.

Man shot in the face after dropping child off at Dublin creche

The victim sustained serious injuries in the shooting which happened in Donaghmede at around 9am.

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