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Murder suspect found dead in Limerick city

Mary Lynch was awaiting trial for the murder of 65-year-old Paddy Redmond.

Cecil Street in Limerick.
Cecil Street in Limerick.
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A WOMAN WHO was awaiting trial for the murder of a pensioner in Limerick has been found dead.

Mary Lynch had been charged with the murder of 65-year-old Paddy Redmond who was killed at Mount Kennet apartments on Dock Road in November 2013.

The pensioner had been stabbed to death. 41 year old Lynch was awaiting trial for the crime.

A garda spokesperson confirmed gardaí were called to the scene of a sudden death at a property in Cecil Street in Limerick at 11am this morning. The  woman’s body was discovered and she was pronounced dead at the scene.

A post-mortem is due to take place but the circumstances of the woman’s death are not believed to be suspicious.

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