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Dublin: 4 °C Sunday 29 March, 2020

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

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EVERY WEEKDAY EVENING, brings you the five stories you need to know before you head out the door.

1. #LOCKED IN: A Dublin Fire Brigade paramedic had to kick his way out of a broken down ambulance after he and a sick child became locked inside.

2. #INVESTIGATIONS: Gardaí have identified people in a video of a man being knocked unconscious in Dublin and the PSNI are looking for information about a video of officers leaving an incapacitated woman in a bus lane.

3. #MURDER: A man has been sentenced to life in prison for the murder of a 27-year-old father of two in Dublin four years ago. [RTE]

4. #STILL MISSING: Police are hunting for a man who sexually assaulted five children in the area where Madeleine McCann went missing.

5. #FROM THE ARCHIVES: Letters, photos and poems belonging to Christy Brown and his family were auctioned today and will now be housed permanently in Dublin.

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