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#Human Remains

# human-remains - Thursday 21 May, 2020

Human remains found in car recovered from lake during search for man missing for 18 years

Michael ‘Tony’ Lynch went missing from his home in Co Monaghan on 6 January 2002.

# human-remains - Saturday 18 April, 2020

Human remains found on Donegal beach identified as missing person

The human remains were found on Bunbeg Beach in Gaoth Dubhair on 18 February.

# human-remains - Friday 10 April, 2020

Skeletal human remains found at south Dublin site

The remains were found in the grounds of a residential development in Rathmines.

# human-remains - Wednesday 15 January, 2020

Human remains discovered in burnt-out car in Drumcondra

The remains were found this morning.

# human-remains - Saturday 1 September, 2018

Archaeologists discover historic remains of two people during community dig in Waterford

The remains, found in Gallows Hill in Dungarvan, are believed to date from the 17th Century.

# human-remains - Friday 19 January, 2018

Ancient human remains found in Mayo date back over 5,000 years

A local hillwalker made the discovery in a cave-like chamber on Ben Gorm Mountain.

# human-remains - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

Human remains found in search for missing US sailors in Singapore

A US naval ship collided with a tanker yesterday.

# human-remains - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

Man in his 30s arrested in connection with discovery of woman's remains in Wicklow Mountains

Gardaí believe the remains were thrown out of a moving vehicle along a rural road in the Sally Gap.

# human-remains - Sunday 11 June, 2017

Post-mortem results will determine nature of investigation into human remains found on Wicklow Mountains

The remains have yet to be identified and enquires are ongoing.

# human-remains - Friday 9 June, 2017

Human remains found as part of investigation into death of rapist James Nolan

The discovery was made at Lough Na Glack near Carrickmacross.

# human-remains - Saturday 20 May, 2017

'Something urgent has to be done with the Tuam site - it can't just be left as it is'

Decisions are to be made over what is to happen with the exhumation of remains from the Tuam site, those affected say.

# human-remains - Monday 10 April, 2017

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'Urgent action is needed': Letters reveal shock at discovery of human remains at mother and baby home

The Commission into Mother and Baby Homes wrote to Minister Katherine Zappone before the ‘very shocking’ news broke.

# human-remains - Saturday 11 June, 2016

Bones of victims of 6,000 year old massacre discovered in France

Experts believe the attack was likely carried out by “furious ritualised warriors”.

# human-remains - Sunday 5 June, 2016

No human remains found in search of south Dublin garden

The search was being carried out after a woman alleged two children she gave birth to were murdered and buried there.

# human-remains - Thursday 21 May, 2015

New Zealand glacier body identified after 42 years

Surviving family members have issued an statement expressing gratitude to the police.

# human-remains - Monday 1 December, 2014

Human skull found on Dublin beach

The discovery was made by a man walking in Sutton.

# human-remains - Monday 22 September, 2014

Possible sighting of Tom Kennedy hailing taxi in Dublin on night he went missing

A separate mystery – of the man with the brain surgery, whose dismembered remains were found in July – will also feature in tonight’s Crimecall.

# human-remains - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

Here's the ancient bog body discovered in Co Meath

Part of a leg and foot were discovered by Bord na Mona workers.

# human-remains - Friday 1 August, 2014

Examination due on human remains found at Dublin recycling plant

A human limb was found at a recycling plant in Ballyfermot late last night.

# human-remains - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

'Human remains' found during Luas works outside Trinity this afternoon

Archaeologists have been called to the scene.

# human-remains - Saturday 2 November, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Saturday

Everyone’s talking about remains found in Meath, Roy Keane and the property tax deadline.

# human-remains - Sunday 15 September, 2013

Post-mortem on skeletal remains to take place today

The body has been removed and taken to the state morgue.

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Nine things you need to know with your morning cup of coffee…

# human-remains - Monday 12 November, 2012

Shatter: review into unidentified human remains in coroners' offices underway

The Justice Minister says that remains found at sea are particularly difficult to identify using DNA testing.

# human-remains - Monday 2 July, 2012

Human head found in a park in Canada

The head is believed to belong to the Chinese student who was brutally killed and dismembered in Montreal last month.

# human-remains - Friday 15 June, 2012

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In pictures: Mummified human remains found in Ming Dynasty tomb

Archaeologists discovered the remains during an excavation in Nanchang city.

# human-remains - Saturday 4 February, 2012

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Your evening round-up of the day’s biggest news stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed…

# human-remains - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

Man arrested over skeletal remains found in Dublin forest

The man in his 20s is being questioned over the murder of James Kenny McDonagh, whose remains were discovered earlier this month.

# human-remains - Monday 9 January, 2012

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things you need to know this morning…

Investigation into skeletal remains found in Co Dublin

A forensic examination is expected to begin on the remains today.

# human-remains - Tuesday 17 May, 2011

Cannibal arrested in Moscow had human liver stew in his fridge

Police find suspect in his apartment with human remains. Nikolai Shadrin’s friend has been missing since the beginning of May.

# human-remains - Tuesday 5 April, 2011

Police name second woman whose remains were found in Gloucestershire

Police found human remains in the area last month, near where the body of Sian O’Callaghan was dumped.

# human-remains - Sunday 1 August, 2010

GARDAÍ investigating a woodland area in Wicklow where a human skull was found in Thursday have confirmed they have found and removed a human skeleton from the land. The remains have yet to be formally identified and the Gardaí are still searching the site at Ballyfolan.