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# murder - Today’s News


# murder - Saturday 30 April, 2016

Veronica Guerin's son: 'My mother never wanted to be a victim.' 20 Years On This post contains videos

Veronica Guerin's son: 'My mother never wanted to be a victim.'

Cathal Turley says living with hatred wouldn’t be true to her memory.

# murder - Thursday 28 April, 2016

Day 4: Prosecution closes its case in Dave Mahon murder trial

Mahon is accused of murdering his stepson, Dean Fitzpatrick, in May 2013.

Limerick killer found unresponsive in cell was under 'special observation'

Gary Campion is serving two life sentences for murders carried out in 2002 and 2009.

# murder - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

Dean Fitzpatrick 'walked into knife', David Mahon told gardaí

David Mahon is accused of murdering his stepson, Dean Fitzpatrick, in May 2013.

Gangland bloodshed: Incensed residents call for inner city garda station to be reopened

The station at the epicentre of Dublin’s latest wave of gangland violence was shut five years ago for health and safety reasons.

# murder - Monday 25 April, 2016

Two men arrested over murder of 'vulnerable individual' who went missing seven years ago

The body of Mark Gourley has never been located.

David Mahon accused of 'gutting' his stepson with carving knife, court hears

The prosecution says he had a “difficult relationship” with Dean Fitzpatrick.

# murder - Saturday 23 April, 2016

Montana woman killed baby girl and hid her body in a bin

The woman admitted punching the baby on three occasions.

# murder - Friday 22 April, 2016

Cage fighter and accomplice guilty of murder by beating man and leaving him to drown

The court heard that the victim had been walking to the gym when a car stopped beside him and two men got out.

# murder - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

Gardaí won't take their eye off gangland thugs, says Commissioner

The Commissioner said investigations into gangland deaths are progressing well.

Family of Martin O'Rourke will visit Sheriff St after funeral to thank locals for support

The 24-year-old was gunned down in Dublin’s north inner city last Thursday in a case of mistaken identity.

# murder - Tuesday 19 April, 2016

Three burnt alive in their home in India over human sacrifice rumours

The head of the family was accused of being a sorcerer.

Police in UK arrest suspect over murder of schoolboy 22 years ago

This follows an appeal on BBC’s Crimewatch programme late last year.

Man still being questioned over shooting of Hutch associate

A man in his 40s was arrested yesterday afternoon.

# murder - Thursday 14 April, 2016

Gardaí appeal to locals not to be afraid to come forward after Sheriff Street shooting

Speaking to the media today, Superintendent Kevin Gralton appealed for locals not to fear coming forward.

# murder - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

Man stabbed to death after being mistaken for a gang member had a 'heart of gold', court hears

Adil Essalhi suffered 50 stab and chop wounds before his killers tried to set fire to his body.

# murder - Monday 11 April, 2016

Mother sentenced to 24 years in jail for stamping daughter to death

The toddler’s injuries were likened to those of a car crash victim.

# murder - Thursday 7 April, 2016

Father makes emotional appeal to find son's killer: 'Why did they do that to Mark? He was harmless'

The remains of Mark Burke were found at Thornton’s Recycling facility in July 2014.

Two men charged over sectarian murder of Paul McCauley

The man’s injuries left him in a vegetative state for nine years before his death last year.

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Man who killed and drank the blood of a 12-year-old executed in Texas

Pablo Vasquez had said that he heard voices telling him to drink the boy’s blood.

# murder - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Irish man arrested in Alicante over Louth double murder

Gangland figures Anthony Burnett and Joseph Redmond are believed to have been tortured before they were shot dead four years ago.

# murder - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

Nine-year-old journalist defends murder coverage after backlash

“It kind of gets me angry because, just because I’m nine doesn’t mean I can’t do a great story.”

# murder - Thursday 31 March, 2016

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Here’s what you need to know as you start your day.

# murder - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

Man arrested in connection with 1987 murders of two police officers released

Michael Malone and Ernest Carson were shot dead 29 years ago.

Big rise in kidnapping, murder threats and sexual offences

But there’s been a massive drop in the number of murders, according to new crime statistics.

Man due to be executed for murdering his two young daughters

John David Battaglia shot his six and nine-year-old daughters dead as their mother listened helplessly on the phone.

# murder - Monday 28 March, 2016

Young girl decapitated in random attack

Police report that the incident appears to be a random attack.

# murder - Sunday 27 March, 2016

Neighbours raise €60k for family of Muslim shopkeeper killed outside his shop

Police arrested a 32-year-old Muslim man on Friday in connection with the attack.

# murder - Thursday 24 March, 2016

Man arrested in connection to murder of 15-year-old Paige Doherty

She went missing on Saturday.

# murder - Monday 21 March, 2016

Woman in her 20s arrested in Vincent Ryan murder investigation

She is the fifth person to have been arrested.

# murder - Sunday 20 March, 2016

Fourth man arrested in Vincent Ryan murder investigation

Ryan was shot dead in Finglas last month.

# murder - Friday 18 March, 2016

Man charged with murder of prison officer killed in car bomb attack

Christopher Robinson had earlier faced a charge of attempted murder.

# murder - Tuesday 15 March, 2016

Gardaí have arrested two men over the Vincent Ryan murder

The men, both in their 30s, are being held at Finglas and Blanchardstown garda stations.

# murder - Thursday 10 March, 2016

Poll: Are you in favour of the death penalty? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Are you in favour of the death penalty?

A man who murdered five people has been executed in Texas – do you agree with the death penalty?

# murder - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

The man who raped and killed Jill Meagher is appealing for his jail time to be cut

Bayley was subsequently found guilty of raping three other women, two in the same year as Meagher’s brutal murder.

# murder - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

‘I’m totally lost without you, I’m broken’: Vincent Ryan funeral hears of girlfriend’s heartbreak

Kelly Smyth told mourners they were supposed to get married, but that happy future has been taken from her now.

# murder - Monday 7 March, 2016

“I remember seeing dad’s body on the ground”: The Irish murders that rocked Melbourne

A new documentary looks at what happened, and the impact it has on the families.

# murder - Thursday 3 March, 2016

Award-winning environmentalist shot dead in her home after receiving death threats

The mother of four previously had an around-the-clock guard but recently switched to an occasional security detail.

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