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# downpatrick - Thursday 4 July, 2019

Man (20) jailed for 14 months for dangerous driving causing death of couple

The couple’s only child has said that today’s sentence was not justice.

# downpatrick - Sunday 24 July, 2016

# downpatrick - Sunday 22 November, 2015

Thieves steal elderly woman's medicine in 2am home raid

The men – aged in their late teens or early 20s – forced her around the house as they searched it.

# downpatrick - Friday 16 October, 2015

You're minding your own business, jumping a fence, when BAM!

That’s got to hurt.

# downpatrick - Friday 5 June, 2015

Police investigating alleged serious sexual assault want to identify this man

They say he may have vital information that would help them with their inquiries into the alleged incident.

# downpatrick - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

Young man killed in three-car collision in Down

Another tragedy on the roads at Christmas time.

# downpatrick - Saturday 15 November, 2014

Man hit in face with gun at fast food outlet

Two people were injured after a row broke out at the restaurant in the early hours of the morning.

# downpatrick - Thursday 15 May, 2014

It looks like three parrots that were stolen have been recovered

The PSNI are continuing to appeal for information about the theft of the parrots.

# downpatrick - Friday 14 March, 2014

Man left dangling from lighthouse after scaffolding collapse COUNTY (LET ME) DOWN This post contains images

Man left dangling from lighthouse after scaffolding collapse

He received no serious injuries.

# downpatrick - Monday 10 March, 2014

There's an escaped wallaby on the loose near Downpatrick

The animal (and its baby joey) are somewhere in the village of Clough. Locals are being warned they may be adorable when approached.

# downpatrick - Friday 28 February, 2014

Digger used to pull ATM from wall during early-morning raid

The thieves used a Volvo digger, causing “considerable damage” to the building.

# downpatrick - Friday 11 October, 2013

Travel agent guilty of fraud escapes jail time

A suspended sentence was handed down to Downpatrick woman Kathy Ward.

# downpatrick - Sunday 18 November, 2012

Man armed with knife robs off licence

The PSNI are seeking information on the incident, which took place in Ballynahinch last night.

# downpatrick - Tuesday 27 December, 2011

Five people assaulted in Down

Two men have been arrested in relation to the incident.

# downpatrick - Monday 7 November, 2011

From The42 No confirmation yet for Olympic torch Dublin trip, as provisional route details released Uncertainty

No confirmation yet for Olympic torch Dublin trip, as provisional route details released

The Olympic Council of Ireland could not confirm whether or not its route would encompass a trip to the Republic.

# downpatrick - Sunday 31 July, 2011

A CONTROLLED explosion has been carried out on a pipe bomb discovered at the Drumnaconagher Road in Downpatrick, Co Down, yesterday afternoon. A number of homes in the area had been evacuated following the discovery of the suspicious object and traffic was diverted from the area. In a statement today, the PSNI thanked residents for their cooperation.