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Man who disposed of chainsaw used on body of Kenneth O'Brien jailed for 18 months
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# Courts

Man who disposed of chainsaw used on body of Kenneth O'Brien jailed for 18 months

Feb 17th 2020, 11:58 AM 25,589 Views 18 Comments

The man’s father murdered O’Brien and dumped his body parts in the Grand Canal.

Man who disposed of chainsaw used to dismember body found guilty of impeding father's prosecution
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# Kenneth O'brien

Man who disposed of chainsaw used to dismember body found guilty of impeding father's prosecution

Nov 22nd 2019, 2:46 PM 14,492 Views 0 Comments

Paul Wells Junior was charged with impeding the apprehension or prosecution of his father Paul Wells Senior.

'The worst part of it all was being told our son was a torso in a suitcase'
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# Kenneth O'brien

'The worst part of it all was being told our son was a torso in a suitcase'

Nov 6th 2018, 6:20 PM 18,255 Views 4 Comments

Paul Wells Snr (50) had admitted shooting O’Brien dead and dismembering his body.

Friend convicted of murdering Kenneth O'Brien and dismembering his body with a chainsaw
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# Courts

Friend convicted of murdering Kenneth O'Brien and dismembering his body with a chainsaw

Updated Nov 6th 2018, 3:25 PM 26,230 Views 30 Comments

Paul Wells Snr (50) had admitted shooting dead fellow Dubliner Kenneth O’Brien and dismembering his body.

Jury begins deliberating in trial of murder accused who allegedly 'chopped' friend up with chainsaw
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# Kenneth O'brien

Jury begins deliberating in trial of murder accused who allegedly 'chopped' friend up with chainsaw

Nov 5th 2018, 2:22 PM 11,543 Views 0 Comments

Paul Wells Snr (50) has admitted shooting dead fellow Dubliner Kenneth O’Brien and dismembering his body.

Judge highlights 'disturbing disposal of body' in Kenneth O’Brien murder trial
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# Courts

Judge highlights 'disturbing disposal of body' in Kenneth O’Brien murder trial

Nov 2nd 2018, 10:18 PM 16,591 Views 0 Comments

Justice Paul McDermott said: “In this case, there are disturbing elements in relation to the disposal of the body,” as he began his charge.

'Muzzle of weapon was pressed against head' of man whose dismembered remains were found, court hears
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# Courts

'Muzzle of weapon was pressed against head' of man whose dismembered remains were found, court hears

Oct 30th 2018, 9:51 PM 17,108 Views 0 Comments

Paul Wells Snr has admitted shooting dead fellow Dubliner Kenneth O’Brien and dismembering his body.

'I was half-expecting him to wake up': Court hears how man dismembered friend's body with chainsaw
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# Kenneth O'brien

'I was half-expecting him to wake up': Court hears how man dismembered friend's body with chainsaw

Oct 25th 2018, 5:50 PM 25,259 Views 0 Comments

The Central Criminal Court heard evidence by Paul Wells Snr in his trial for the murder of Kenneth O’Brien.

Murder trial halted as jurors targeted in phone scam
# Courts Services
# Courts Services

Murder trial halted as jurors targeted in phone scam

Oct 24th 2018, 7:41 AM 29,136 Views 0 Comments

The trial surrounding the death of Kenneth O’Brien is due to resume today.

Woman whose partner's body was found in canal 'collapsed when she heard about alleged affair'
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# Kenneth O'brien

Woman whose partner's body was found in canal 'collapsed when she heard about alleged affair'

Oct 12th 2018, 5:06 PM 53,969 Views 0 Comments

Eimear Dunne told the Central Criminal Court she received a break-up text sent from somebody purporting to be her partner.

Dublin man admits shooting father-of-one and dismembering his body
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# Courts

Dublin man admits shooting father-of-one and dismembering his body

Oct 10th 2018, 5:39 PM 27,173 Views 0 Comments

Kenneth O’Brien’s dismembered body was discovered in a canal, near Celbridge, Co Kildare.

'I'm responsible for killing Kenneth': Dublin man charged over O'Brien murder
# Murder Investigation
# Murder Investigation

'I'm responsible for killing Kenneth': Dublin man charged over O'Brien murder

Feb 12th 2016, 6:10 PM 69,059 Views 0 Comments

O’Brien was found dead last month in the Grand Canal in Kildare.

Kenneth O'Brien investigation: One man released without charge, one still in custody
# Grand Canal
# Grand Canal

Kenneth O'Brien investigation: One man released without charge, one still in custody

Feb 11th 2016, 1:24 PM 9,271 Views 4 Comments

Earlier this week gardaí were granted more time to question the pair.

Kenneth O'Brien killing: Gardaí granted extra time to question men
# Investigation Ongoing
# Investigation Ongoing

Kenneth O'Brien killing: Gardaí granted extra time to question men

Feb 8th 2016, 12:40 PM 11,277 Views 7 Comments

The two have been held over O’Brien’s murder since last Saturday.

Two arrested over murder of Kenneth O'Brien
# Breakthrough
# Breakthrough

Two arrested over murder of Kenneth O'Brien

Feb 6th 2016, 10:06 AM 37,615 Views 19 Comments

The arrests represent the first major breakthrough in the case.

"A heartbreaking occasion": Kenneth O'Brien remembered as kind, loving and reserved
# Laid To Rest
# Laid To Rest

"A heartbreaking occasion": Kenneth O'Brien remembered as kind, loving and reserved

Feb 3rd 2016, 11:42 PM 47,465 Views 18 Comments

Around 300 mourners attended the funeral service of Kenneth O’Brien, whose remains were found in Co Kildare last month.

In full: Kenneth O'Brien's father pays tribute to his "intelligent, handsome and loving" son
# Loving Tribute
# Loving Tribute

In full: Kenneth O'Brien's father pays tribute to his "intelligent, handsome and loving" son

Feb 3rd 2016, 4:00 PM 19,250 Views 3 Comments

“We feel so privileged and honoured to be able to say Kenneth was our son.”

Gardaí renew their public appeal for information in Kenneth O'Brien murder probe
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# Appeal

Gardaí renew their public appeal for information in Kenneth O'Brien murder probe

Jan 25th 2016, 11:19 PM 63,643 Views 26 Comments

The appeal follows the discovery of further body parts at Sallins Co Kildare.

Gardaí release second photo of Kenneth O'Brien as murder investigation intensifies
# Grand Canal Murder
# Grand Canal Murder

Gardaí release second photo of Kenneth O'Brien as murder investigation intensifies

Jan 23rd 2016, 5:45 PM 66,959 Views 53 Comments

Kenneth’s dismembered body was recovered from the Grand Canal in Kildare last weekend.

Gardaí find €50k worth of ecstasy during Kenneth O'Brien investigation
# Kildare
# Kildare

Gardaí find €50k worth of ecstasy during Kenneth O'Brien investigation

Jan 22nd 2016, 10:29 PM 33,556 Views 16 Comments

A search of the Ardclough area of Kildare is currently being carried out.

Gardaí set up checkpoints as Kenneth O'Brien murder investigation intensifies
# Kildare
# Kildare

Gardaí set up checkpoints as Kenneth O'Brien murder investigation intensifies

Jan 22nd 2016, 6:30 PM 24,233 Views 20 Comments

They are also appealing for members of the public to check their premises.

Gardaí search house of Grand Canal murder victim
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# Kenneth O'brien

Gardaí search house of Grand Canal murder victim

Jan 20th 2016, 3:58 PM 65,490 Views 31 Comments

The man whose body was found in the Grand Canal at the weekend was named last night as Kenneth O’Brien.