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# murder - Yesterday’s News

Irishman jailed for life over murder of woman in London

Michael Purcell told officers who found him covered in blood, “I killed the woman next door, just let me die.”

# murder - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

Hutch murder: Gardaí look for help in tracing movements of getaway car

A silver Skoda seen in the area at the time of the shooting was later found burnt out.

Patrick Hutch Junior could face Special Criminal Court trial over Regency killing

David Byrne was shot dead at the Regency Hotel in Dublin in February. Hutch has been charged with his murder.

No end in sight: 'The Kinahans will wipe the Hutch family out'

There are concerns the Hutches will hit back soon – and that they’ll go big.

# murder - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

Gareth Hutch: The seventh victim in a vicious war between two gangland families

The 35-year-old was shot dead in the car park of a flat complex in Dublin’s north inner city this morning.

Man arrested over Gareth Hutch murder after handing himself into gardaí

The 35-year-old was shot dead as he got into his car at a flat complex in Dublin’s north inner city.

Man wanted over murder charges in Germany arrested in Galway

Vyauntas Dunauskis, originally from Lithuania, has been living in Ireland for a number of years.

# murder - Monday 23 May, 2016

Man arrested in connection with murder of Louth taxi-driver last year

Gardaí said that they had arrested a 22 year-old-man this evening in the Dundalk area in connection with the death of Martin Mulligan (53).

# murder - Sunday 22 May, 2016

16-year-old arrested after man murdered in Derry

Another 24 year old man also received injuries to his head.

# murder - Friday 20 May, 2016

Belgian woman jailed for seven years for freezing newborn baby

The woman, who lives in France, recieved a reduced sentence because she suffered a temporary loss of judgment.

# murder - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

Patrick Hutch Junior charged with murder of David Byrne at Regency Hotel

In total, four men have been arrested as part of this murder investigation.

# murder - Friday 6 May, 2016

Dave Mahon found not guilty of murder but guilty of manslaughter of his stepson

The 45-year-old had pleaded not guilty to murdering the father of one.

Former police garage attendant convicted of murdering nine women and a teenage girl

The court heard that Franklin stalked the streets of South Los Angeles at a time when an epidemic of crack cocaine plagued the neighborhood.

# 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.

From The42 This sketch perfectly sums up the Kilkenny and Tipp GAA rivalry Fierce
From The Daily Edge This sketch perfectly sums up the Kilkenny and Tipp GAA rivalry Fierce

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

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# 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.

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