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Yesterday’s News


Yesterday’s News

Man fatally injured in accident on Cork farm

The death is being treated as a tragic accident.

Friday 17 January, 2020

'Every parent’s worst nightmare': Tributes paid to Cork student killed in stabbing as murder probe launched

Gardaí in Cork are treating Cameron Blair’s death as murder.

Wednesday 15 January, 2020

Last-minute reprieve for Cork students as family saved from deportation

It came after an intervention from Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan.

Monday 6 January, 2020

24-hour security for Cork cemetery after thousands in damage caused to graves

Gardaí are investigating the incident in which 20 headstones were knocked off their plinths.

Sunday 29 December, 2019

Murder investigation launched after body of man found in Cork City

The man’s body was found on the grounds of an old detached property shortly after 4pm yesterday.

Wednesday 25 December, 2019

Man (54) appears in court charged over Cork city stabbing incident that left three injured

Thomas O’Sullivan was charged before a special court sitting last night.

Sunday 22 December, 2019

Gardaí investigating discovery of two bodies in separate incidents in Cork

Gardaí are understood to be keeping an open mind in relation to the cause of death in both cases.

Thursday 19 December, 2019

Toddler Santina Cawley died from traumatic brain and spinal cord injuries, inquest hears

The toddler died after being found critically injured in an apartment on 5 July.

Sunday 15 December, 2019

Man (20s) dies after crashing into wall in Cork city

The incident occurred at around 2.45am this morning.

Tuesday 10 December, 2019

Nun found guilty of breach of planning laws over Cork compound

Two nuns attended court today with a Child of Prague statue. The judge said “this is not the place for holy statues”.

Charity appeals to members of the public to stop donating soiled and dirty clothes

The Cork-based charity described some of the donations it received as ‘disgraceful’

Friday 6 December, 2019

Man (28) found not guilty of murder of father-of-four who died after inhaling blood and teeth

Michael Dineen had denied the murder of Patrick O’Donnell but pleaded guilty to manslaughter.

Thursday 28 November, 2019

Wednesday 27 November, 2019

Father-of-four died from inhalation of blood and teeth, murder trial hears

Michael Dineen (28) went on trial earlier this week for the murder of Patrick O’Donnell (36) in June 2018.

Friday 15 November, 2019

Man pleads guilty to sexually assaulting teenage girl in Cork hospital ward

The court heard the man sexually assaulted the girl when they were in the same ward at Cork University Hospital last year.

Pensioner who sexually assaulted granddaughter multiple times is jailed for three years

The abuse took place over a two-year period.

Thursday 14 November, 2019

Teenager who fled the scene after he knocked down toddler jailed for four years

Nathan O’Reilly (17) was also given a twenty-year driving disqualification.

Wednesday 13 November, 2019

Man jailed for trying to poison co-worker with lethal chemical he saw on TV

Thomas Lynch told his fellow employees that he planned to put a liquid on his co-worker’s car, which could kill him in 24 hours.

Tuesday 12 November, 2019

Man smashed 12 televisions in Cork bookies 'for ruining his life'

Philip Barry, who was homeless at the time of the office, caused €15,000 worth of damage.

Friday 8 November, 2019

Man (64) jailed for three years for distributing child sex abuse images

Cork Circuit Criminal Court heard that Fergus Galvin lost his job and family arising out of the offence.

Joshua Allen remanded in custody to secure residential addiction treatment

The eldest son of Rachel and Isaac Allen has pleaded guilty to possession of cannabis for sale or supply.

Wednesday 6 November, 2019

Man jailed for random attacks in Cork after claiming 'older men are more likely to be sex offenders'

The judge branded Kyle Duggan’s remarks as “nonsensical” and “without foundation”.

Friday 1 November, 2019

US executive who went 'completely off his head' avoids jail for trashing hotel

Albert Santiago damaged fire extinguishers, chairs, a wooden table and artwork including a golden sphere.

Tusla employee jailed for three years for possession of child pornography images

The images were the most serious of their kind.

File sent to DPP over Santina Cawley murder case

The accused was remanded on continuing bail.

Thursday 17 October, 2019

Body of pensioner (84) left undiscovered in Cork sitting room for seven months, inquest hears

The coroner said it was ‘disheartening’ that the man’s absence from day-to-day life was not noted sooner.

Sunday 13 October, 2019

'Lost for words': Murdered homeless man remembered as talented chef and friend to many

Hourihane was beaten to death in a “tented village” in Cork city.

Wednesday 9 October, 2019

Nuns accused of 'run and grab all' as Bessborough campus put up for sale

€30 million in State funding has been spent on the site over the last two decades.

Body of missing Cork woman found after search

Frankie Devlin from Midleton, Co Cork was last seen on CCTV footage at 10.45pm on Saturday evening.

Monday 7 October, 2019

'He should be with us today': HSE settles case with family of jockey Jack Tyner

The 19-year-old jockey died at Cork University Hospital in 2011.

Thursday 3 October, 2019

'Significant arrests' in investigation into machete murder of Polish father-of-two in Cork

A “comprehensive file” is to be sent to the DPP.

Friday 27 September, 2019

Irishman dies while swimming in Spain

The man was on the Camino trek to Santiago de Compostela with friends when tragedy struck.

Monday 16 September, 2019

Teenager (17) charged over Cork hit-and-run which hospitalised toddler for two months

The teenager was also charged with driving a dangerously defective vehicle and with failing to stop, failing to keep his vehicle at the scene of an incident and failing to report the incident to gardai.

Man (20s) held after being charged with 10 offences following major manhunt in Cork

Larry Connors was remanded in custody to appear in court again on 18 September.

Thursday 12 September, 2019

Two charged in relation to death of man in Cork last week

The alleged offences occurred on 4 September.

Monday 9 September, 2019

Man (40s) dies in fall at walking area in Comeragh Mountains

The man incurred major injuries at Mahon Falls yesterday.

Saturday 7 September, 2019

Gardaí treating discovery of man's body in Cork city as suspicious

The man’s body was found by his son when he went to the house on the south side of Cork city at lunchtime today.

Thursday 5 September, 2019

Man charged after €105,000 worth of heroin seized at Cork train station

Gary Cambridge was released on bail, with a number of conditions imposed.

Monday 2 September, 2019

Plan underway to remove 50 cars which were completely destroyed in a Cork shopping centre blaze

Two levels of the multi-storey car park were engulfed in flames.

Wednesday 21 August, 2019

Woman charged with the murder of 2-year-old Santina Cawley in Cork

Lawyers representing Karen Harrington told the court that their client is four-and-a-half months pregnant.

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