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# mugging - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

Man mugged Spanish national at knifepoint while on bail for separate knifepoint robbery

Judge Martin Nolan sentenced him to consecutive terms of imprisonment of three years and two years for each offence.

# mugging - Tuesday 28 May, 2019

Man who mugged two tourists in Dublin handed a suspended sentence

The man also pleaded guilty to a separate offence of assault causing harm outside a Dublin pub.

# mugging - Wednesday 20 February, 2019

Community service for mugger caught hiding in bushes by gardaí using thermal imaging

The muggers took the victim’s phone and wallet containing €110 in cash.

# mugging - Monday 7 January, 2019

Man tries to rob female UFC star in Rio - immediately regrets decision

The attempted crime happened late on Saturday.

# mugging - Thursday 16 August, 2018

Gardaí appeal for witnesses after man mugged in Dublin city centre

A large quantity of cash and cigarettes were taken from the man on Monday evening.

# mugging - Thursday 20 April, 2017

Calls for more security after teenage girl mugged on Luas Exclusive

The couple has yet to be arrested.

# mugging - Saturday 18 February, 2017

Woman left 'bruised and shaken' after refusing to give handbag to hammer-wielding mugger

The mugger fled down a side street empty handed.

# mugging - Thursday 5 January, 2017

Woman arrested after Dublin woman stabbed in the neck in Drumcondra

The attack happened on Tuesday evening when the woman was walking home.

# mugging - Tuesday 2 August, 2016

Thieves use teargas to rob Chinese tourists near Paris

Thefts from Chinese tourists in Paris are increasing.

Olympics opening ceremony axes bizarre scene involving staged mugging of supermodel

The scene has caused much controversy in crime-plagued Rio de Janeiro.

# mugging - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

American tourist "overwhelmed" by offers of help after being mugged in Dublin

The American man was offered places to stay around the country.

# mugging - Saturday 16 April, 2016

Elderly woman knocked to the ground from zimmer frame by attacker

The attack happened at around lunchtime yesterday.

# mugging - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

Man with knife mugs couple in broad daylight

Gardaí have appealed for witnesses to come forward.

# mugging - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Man accused of mugging schoolchildren throws Coke bottle at judge

Clyde Keogh is charged with stealing a number of schoolchildren’s phones and threatening to stab them.

# mugging - Thursday 31 December, 2015

A man robbed a woman's handbag as she cleaned her husband's grave on Christmas Eve

The 73-year-old victim sustained minor injuries in the mugging.

# mugging - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

Robber gets over three years for attacking man who tried to stop woman getting mugged

Thr man had been a self employed painter and decorator, employing staff until he was 19-years-old but then started taking tablets and alcohol.

# mugging - Wednesday 2 September, 2015

Disabled man slashed with Stanley knife in mid-afternoon mugging

Thieves slashed the man twice in the arm – once before and once after the robbery.

# mugging - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Thieves armed with knife and baseball bat raid rural house - demanding drugs

The incident happened in the village of Clabby in Co Fermanagh.

# mugging - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

# mugging - Sunday 1 February, 2015

New Orleans police release sketches of men suspected of shooting off-duty garda

Brian Hanrahan was shot in the lower back and leg after refusing to hand over cash in an attempted mugging.

# mugging - Sunday 14 September, 2014

Elderly woman in Kent fights off mugger by punching him in the mouth

The woman was walking her dog early this morning when the man grabbed her.

# mugging - Monday 5 May, 2014

Elderly man mugged as he takes photos of the Falls Road murals

The 74-year-old suffered cuts and bruises but is said to be doing fine.

# mugging - Monday 24 June, 2013

Two men knock a woman down for her handbag before hijacking another's car

An elderly woman sustained injuries and had to be taken to hospital after the men tried to rob her handbag.

# mugging - Tuesday 28 May, 2013

Attempted mugging of two 16-year-old girls outside Belfast graveyard

A man in his 20s tried to grab a mobile phone off one of the girls and police are appealing for information about the incident.

# mugging - Thursday 16 May, 2013

Man arrested after young boy stabbed over 20 times on Greek vacation

The boy’s mother told police her son had gone to retrieve a stolen iPad and phone from the accused when he disappeared on Tuesday.

# mugging - Thursday 12 July, 2012

Man to appear in court over assault of elderly woman in Kilkenny

A 35-year-old man has been charged in connection with an assault and robbery of an elderly woman in Kilkenny.

# mugging - Friday 21 October, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday

In tonight’s Fix: meets the presidential candidates; the latest from Libya; and why you should be VERY careful while shopping for wine.

# mugging - Saturday 13 August, 2011

UK man charged with robbing Malaysian student

A 20-year-old man has been charged with robbing an injured Malaysian student as he stood bleeding on the pavement during the London riots.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things to know this morning…