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#Mugging

# mugging - Friday 22 January, 2021

Teen arrested after woman left in serious condition following assault in Dublin city centre
# Witness Appeal
# Witness Appeal

Teen arrested after woman left in serious condition following assault in Dublin city centre

Updated Jan 22nd 2021, 11:33 AM 47,251 Views 9 Comments

Gardaí are asking anyone with information to come forward.

# mugging - Thursday 21 January, 2021

Woman stabbed in IFSC area of Dublin on her way home from work
# IFSC
# IFSC

Woman stabbed in IFSC area of Dublin on her way home from work

Jan 21st 2021, 11:58 AM 58,965 Views 52 Comments

She is in a serious condition.

# mugging - Wednesday 26 June, 2019

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

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

Jun 26th 2019, 10:30 PM 23,139 Views 34 Comments

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
# Courts
# Courts

Man who mugged two tourists in Dublin handed a suspended sentence

May 28th 2019, 10:15 PM 32,790 Views 77 Comments

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
# Mugging
# Mugging

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

Feb 20th 2019, 8:38 PM 23,247 Views 42 Comments

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
# Polyana Viana
# Polyana Viana

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

Jan 7th 2019, 10:07 PM 84,566 Views 46 Comments

The attempted crime happened late on Saturday.

# mugging - Thursday 16 August, 2018

Gardaí appeal for witnesses after man mugged in Dublin city centre
# Mount Street
# Mount Street

Gardaí appeal for witnesses after man mugged in Dublin city centre

Aug 16th 2018, 10:09 PM 33,538 Views 27 Comments

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
# Mugging
# Mugging

Calls for more security after teenage girl mugged on Luas

Apr 20th 2017, 12:05 AM 67,491 Views 77 Comments

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
# Belfast
# Belfast

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

Feb 18th 2017, 7:22 PM 13,154 Views 6 Comments

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
# Mugging
# Mugging

Woman arrested after Dublin woman stabbed in the neck in Drumcondra

Jan 5th 2017, 7:29 AM 31,099 Views 34 Comments

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
# Mugging
# Mugging

Thieves use teargas to rob Chinese tourists near Paris

Aug 2nd 2016, 2:31 PM 9,522 Views 21 Comments

Thefts from Chinese tourists in Paris are increasing.

Olympics opening ceremony axes bizarre scene involving staged mugging of supermodel
# Gisele Bundchen
# Gisele Bundchen

Olympics opening ceremony axes bizarre scene involving staged mugging of supermodel

Aug 2nd 2016, 8:39 AM 31,616 Views 18 Comments

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
# Irish Hospitality
# Irish Hospitality

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

May 10th 2016, 6:43 PM 50,642 Views 71 Comments

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
# Comber Greenway
# Comber Greenway

Elderly woman knocked to the ground from zimmer frame by attacker

Apr 16th 2016, 12:10 PM 14,570 Views 7 Comments

The attack happened at around lunchtime yesterday.

# mugging - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

Man with knife mugs couple in broad daylight
# Cork
# Cork

Man with knife mugs couple in broad daylight

Mar 23rd 2016, 8:12 PM 31,251 Views 23 Comments

Gardaí have appealed for witnesses to come forward.

# mugging - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Man accused of mugging schoolchildren throws Coke bottle at judge
# Limerick
# Limerick

Man accused of mugging schoolchildren throws Coke bottle at judge

Jan 27th 2016, 8:05 PM 39,529 Views 0 Comments

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
# England
# England

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

Dec 31st 2015, 9:33 AM 31,294 Views 32 Comments

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
# Royal Canal Park
# Royal Canal Park

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

Oct 28th 2015, 9:28 PM 22,927 Views 37 Comments

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
# Mobility Scooter
# Mobility Scooter

Disabled man slashed with Stanley knife in mid-afternoon mugging

Sep 2nd 2015, 10:52 AM 22,036 Views 28 Comments

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
# Armed Robbery
# Armed Robbery

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

Apr 15th 2015, 4:00 PM 16,548 Views 15 Comments

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

# mugging - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

'Sunshine, put it down': Philip Boucher-Hayes steps in to stop (fake) robbery
# Punked
# Punked

'Sunshine, put it down': Philip Boucher-Hayes steps in to stop (fake) robbery

Feb 24th 2015, 1:34 PM 27,496 Views 14 Comments

Philip, my hero.

# mugging - Sunday 1 February, 2015

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

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

Feb 1st 2015, 12:24 PM 12,744 Views 41 Comments

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
# Tough Granny
# Tough Granny

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

Sep 14th 2014, 6:20 PM 13,044 Views 15 Comments

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
# Gerry Adams
# Gerry Adams

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

May 5th 2014, 11:34 AM 21,242 Views 52 Comments

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
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

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

Jun 24th 2013, 3:10 PM 10,897 Views 7 Comments

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
# Mugging
# Mugging

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

May 28th 2013, 10:42 AM 4,592 Views 16 Comments

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
# Stabbing
# Stabbing

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

May 16th 2013, 3:26 PM 12,412 Views 0 Comments

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
# Courts
# Courts

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

Jul 12th 2012, 10:21 AM 3,664 Views 24 Comments

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
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Oct 21st 2011, 7:50 PM 1,249 Views 0 Comments

In tonight’s Fix: TheJournal.ie 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
# London Riots
# London Riots

UK man charged with robbing Malaysian student

Aug 13th 2011, 2:15 PM 652 Views 13 Comments

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.