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# murder - Today’s News


# murder - Wednesday 4 March, 2015

Stepbrother charged with murdering 16-year-old Becky Watts

Nathan Matthews’ girlfriend has also been charged with intending to pervert the course of justice.

# murder - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

Gardaí arrest two over 2013 murder of Dean Johnson

A total of nine arrests have now been arrested in connection with the man’s death.

Joe O’Reilly’s bid for freedom hinges on evidence book in jury room

O’Reilly was convicted in 2007 of murdering his wife Rachel.

Family question why ‘anyone would hurt their beautiful Becky in such a brutal way’

Five more people have been arrested in connection with the find.

Man and teen arrested over ‘mistaken identity’ murder of Edward Nugent

The 64-year-old was shot dead at his home last month.

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Murderer Joe O’Reilly in fresh court bid for freedom

O’Reilly was granted free legal aid in November 2012 to take a miscarriage of justice case. The DPP will contest that in court today.

# murder - Monday 2 March, 2015

Man killed girlfriend after she wouldn’t let him look at her Facebook account

Kane Boyce claimed his partner jumped out of a moving car and had a seizure.

Two arrested on suspicion of murder following disappearance of Becky Watts

The man and woman had previously been arrested on suspicion of kidnap.

# murder - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Why are men more likely to be violent than women?

Worldwide, women aged 15 to 44 are more likely to be killed or maimed because of male violence than because of war, cancer, malaria and traffic accidents combined. Why is this?

# murder - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Man found guilty of murdering “American Sniper”

Chris Kyle was killed at a Texas gun range in 2013.

# murder - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

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Gardaí investigating a murder are trying to trace this Honda’s final movements

The silver Honda Civic, partial registration 04D, is a Japanese import with distinctive alloy wheels.

# murder - Friday 20 February, 2015

This map shows what Africa’s deadliest terror group may be planning next

The group’s activities are shifting east and concentrating on border areas.

# murder - Monday 16 February, 2015

Armed gardaí deployed, roads closed and checkpoints in place for Barney McGinley funeral

The 63-year-old father of nine was shot dead at a wedding last week.

# murder - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

Gardaí search for clues, three years after man accused of drug dealing was shot dead

Gardaí are making an appeal on the anniversary of the incident.

# murder - Tuesday 10 February, 2015

Eleven-year-old girl charged with killing two-month-old baby

Police said she showed no remorse.

# murder - Monday 9 February, 2015

Teenager (16) charged with murder after ‘sending Snapchat selfie with body’

A parent of one of the recipients passed a screenshot on to police.

# murder - Sunday 8 February, 2015

Adnan Syed, subject of the Serial podcast, will be allowed appeal his murder conviction

Adnan Syed, 34, was sentenced to life imprisonment in 2000 for the murder of his former girlfriend Hae Min Lee.

# murder - Friday 6 February, 2015

Gardaí appeal for witnesses in Kevin Molloy murder investigation

The 41-year-old’s body was found at a house in Ashtown, Dublin, last Sunday.

# murder - Tuesday 3 February, 2015

CCTV footage shows accused at Elaine O’Hara’s apartment 9 times, court told

One of the clips shown to the jury was from the week before Elaine O’Hara disappeared.

# murder - Monday 2 February, 2015

DNA tests as gardaí try to identify man killed in Dublin

The body of the man in his 40s was discovered at a house on Glendhu Road yesterday.

Chinese cult members executed for beating woman to death at McDonald’s

The cult members were said to have tried to recruit the woman and attacked her after she refused to give them her phone number.

Ex-Power Ranger suspected of killing housemate with a sword

Police say Ricardo Medina is believed to have killed Joshua Sutter after a fight.

# murder - Thursday 29 January, 2015

Two knives found near dead man’s body on Botanic Avenue

A forensic tent has been put in place at the corner of Botanic Avenue and Cameron Street.

# murder - Saturday 24 January, 2015

# murder - Friday 23 January, 2015

Elaine O’Hara told her father she was seeing a married man from Foxrock who tied her up, court hears

At the Graham Dwyer murder trial, a pathologist tells the court that the skull of Elaine O’Hara was never recovered.

# murder - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Gardaí appeal for information on 12-year-old Dublin murder

Niall Mulvihill was shot as he drove in Dublin city centre.

# murder - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Bondage master gets life sentence for arranging wife’s murder

Bob Bashara is said to have had his wife killed so he could devote more time to other women who shared his love for bondage and sexual domination.

Four due in court after murder of Chinese restaurant owner

Two teenagers who were arrested in relation to the late night assault have been released.

# murder - Monday 12 January, 2015

Mother charged over murder of 11-year-old Emily Barut in 2012

The 11-year-old was a wheelchair user and had both mental and physical disabilities.

# murder - Thursday 8 January, 2015

Appeal after couple forced off road, robbed and husband stabbed to death

The wife raised the alarm, but her husband died at the scene.

Father faces murder charge after daughter (5) thrown off a bridge

A police officer who had pulled the man over witnessed the incident.

Man dies, woman injured following midnight assault in Antrim

Police are treating the man’s death as a murder.

# murder - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Man dragged from house and shot dead with woman and children inside

The woman was also assaulted during the attack in Ballymoney.

# murder - Friday 2 January, 2015

Man decapitates his mother with an axe on New Year’s Eve

According to several US media outlets, authorities said the man is a diagnosed schizophrenic.

# murder - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

Cobh couple Valerie and Michael Greaney to have separate funerals

The funeral of Valerie Greaney will take place on Friday. Michael Greaney’s funeral will be held separately.

# murder - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

49-year-old Irishman held in connection with murder in India

He has been remanded in police custody for six days.

# murder - Monday 29 December, 2014

12-year-old boy arrested over murder released on bail

Three other people are still being questioned.

# murder - Sunday 28 December, 2014

Detectives appeal for info on 1996 murder of sex worker in Dublin

Gardaí believe people may have information relevant to their investigations.

# murder - Monday 22 December, 2014

Two men arrested over Jean McConville abduction and murder are let go

Eleven people have been arrested in the investigation.

# murder - Sunday 21 December, 2014

Mother charged with murder of eight children in Australia

The children ranged in age from 18 months to 15 years.

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