We need your help now

Support from readers like you keeps The Journal open.

You are visiting us because we have something you value. Independent, unbiased news that tells the truth. Advertising revenue goes some way to support our mission, but this year it has not been enough.

If you've seen value in our reporting, please contribute what you can, so we can continue to produce accurate and meaningful journalism. For everyone who needs it.

Murder Inquiry

Four arrested over fatal stabbing of Lorcan O'Reilly on Halloween night

It follows the arrest of five men on Monday.

FOUR MEN HAVE been arrested in connection with the death of Lorcan O’Reilly.

The 21-year-old was fatally stabbed at the Oliver Bond flats in Dublin on Halloween night after he stepped in to stop a fight.

Gardaí launched an extensive investigation into the man’s death, setting up an incident room and carrying out hundreds of inquiries.

On  Monday five men were arrested in connection with his murder, and this morning investigating gardaí arrested a further four men.

The four are detained at Kevin Street, Kilmainham, Donnybrook and Sundrive Road garda stations.

Read: Five arrested over murder of 21-year-old Lorcan O’Reilly >

Readers like you are keeping these stories free for everyone...
A mix of advertising and supporting contributions helps keep paywalls away from valuable information like this article. Over 5,000 readers like you have already stepped up and support us with a monthly payment or a once-off donation.

Your Voice
Readers Comments
    Submit a report
    Please help us understand how this comment violates our community guidelines.
    Thank you for the feedback
    Your feedback has been sent to our team for review.