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# murder - Thursday 12 November, 2020

Nurse accused of murdering eight babies in England remanded in custody

Lucy Letby is alleged to have murdered the eight babies while working at the Countess of Chester Hospital.

# murder - Monday 9 November, 2020

Man (47) appears in court over brother's murder at their home in Dublin

Gary Murtagh appeared before Dublin District Court today.

# murder - Friday 6 November, 2020

Gardaí appeal for information 13 years on from murder of Cork pensioner Gussie Hornibrook

His body was discovered at his home in Cork in 2007.

# murder - Monday 2 November, 2020

Dublin man found guilty of murder after stabbing homeless man 183 times

Philip Dunbar had pleaded not guilty to the murder of Adam Muldoon at Butler Park in Tallaght in June 2018.

# murder - Thursday 29 October, 2020

Man found guilty of murdering partner who was strangled in bedroom after 'binge' drinking session

The 12 jurors found Sean Nolan guilty of murder by a majority verdict of 10-2.

# murder - Friday 23 October, 2020

Woman sent forward for trial accused of murdering man stabbed to death in Kingswood, Dublin

Garreth Kelly, 39, died following an incident in Kingswood, Co Dublin, on 25 February last.

# murder - Monday 19 October, 2020

'Small nugget' could break open Jo Jo Dullard case as gardaí make it a murder investigation 25 Years On This post contains videos

'Small nugget' could break open Jo Jo Dullard case as gardaí make it a murder investigation

The 21-year-old went missing 25 years ago.

# murder - Monday 5 October, 2020

Man (20) stabbed to death after calling his teenage murderer a 'rat' during a drug-row

Glen Osbourne was stabbed to death in Ballybough, Dublin, earlier this year.

# murder - Friday 2 October, 2020

Mark Crawford sentenced to life in prison for cocaine-fuelled murder of man in Limerick pub

Patrick O’Connor was just 24-years-old when he died.

# murder - Wednesday 30 September, 2020

Two men arrested on suspicion of murder after death of man in flat in Antrim

The PSNI has appealed for anyone with information to come forward.

# murder - Thursday 24 September, 2020

Gardaí raid Drogheda mob boss's home as they probe €50K payment to murder serial killer Robbie Lawlor

Robbie Lawlor was shot dead in Belfast in April of this year.

# murder - Thursday 10 September, 2020

Man found guilty of murder after stabbing friend in Limerick bar

The panel of 11 men and one woman rejected Mark Crawford’s defence that he was acting in self-defence.

# murder - Monday 7 September, 2020

Friend of teen accused of murdering 18-year-old during melee said he brought knife used in assault

He said the accused, who is also a minor, didn’t know about the knife until he saw the witness with it in the park.

Suspect (27) arrested over Birmingham stabbings after manhunt

The man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and seven counts of attempted murder.

# murder - Wednesday 2 September, 2020

Murder trial witness testifies that his friend said he was 'after getting burnt for €100 for cocaine'

Mark Crawford is charged with murdering Patrick ‘Pa’ O’Connor in Limerick city over two years ago.

# murder - Tuesday 1 September, 2020

Teenager stabbed 18-year-old to death following row over bicycle, court hears

The trial is expected to finish tomorrow.

Trial of 43-year-old man accused of Limerick bar murder opens at Central Criminal Court

The man is accused of stabbing another man to death in a Limerick bar.

# murder - Thursday 27 August, 2020

Christchurch gunman sentenced to life in prison without parole

Brenton Harrison Tarrant had pleaded guilty to murder, attempted murder and terrorism.

# murder - Monday 17 August, 2020

Man (61) arrested and murder investigation launched over death of woman (60) in Belfast

The woman died at her home on Windermere Road in Belfast yesterday.

# murder - Thursday 13 August, 2020

'Bang bang, you're dead': What the court heard about witness intimidation and interference in the Aaron Brady trial

The judge described a video shared on social media as a ‘deliberate’ attempt to intimidate witnesses.

# murder - Thursday 6 August, 2020

Man jailed for murder of British backpacker Grace Millane appeals against conviction

Prosecutors argued in the trial that the man deliberately strangled Millane to death.

# murder - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

Man (23) charged with murder of Patrycja Wyrebek in Newry

Patrycja died at her home in Drumalane Park, Newry on Sunday morning.

# murder - Monday 3 August, 2020

Murder investigation launched into death of Patrycja Wyrebek (20) in Newry

Patrycja died at her home in Drumalane Park, Newry yesterday morning.

# murder - Tuesday 28 July, 2020

Thomas McCarthy murder: Gardaí investigate if gunman shot the wrong target during 'meticulous murder'

McCarthy was shot dead at 11am yesterday morning.

# murder - Monday 27 July, 2020

Man (48) appears in court charged with murdering his neighbour (77) in Dublin

Patrick McDonagh is accused of murdering Peter McDonald in the early hours of Saturday morning.

# murder - Wednesday 8 July, 2020

Four arrested over murder of Willie Maughan and Ana Varslavane in 2015

A criminal linked to the Drogheda feud is suspected of ordering the murders.

No prosecutions following probe into 1988 murder of German backpacker

Inga Maria Hauser disappeared shortly after arriving in Northern Ireland via a ferry from Scotland in April 1988.

# murder - Wednesday 1 July, 2020

William Eagers charged with murder of his wife Jean Eagers

The 60-year-old also faces a charge of producing a samurai sword.

# murder - Saturday 27 June, 2020

Man arrested over murder of Dublin criminal Robbie Lawlor shot dead in west Belfast

The incident happened this afternoon.

# murder - Friday 26 June, 2020

Family members of Patricia O'Connor receive prison sentences totalling eight-and-a-half years

Her husband Gus reported her missing despite knowing she was dead.

# murder - Monday 22 June, 2020

Man accused of murder of Adrian Donohoe told bar tender he killed a garda, court hears

The bar tender today told the jury that Aaron Brady ‘ranted’ about having shot a garda.

Kieran Greene sentenced to life in prison for murder of Patricia O'Connor

Kieran Greene was found guilty in February by a Central Criminal Court jury.

Appeal for information on 2014 murder of Vincent Maher at house party

The incident happened on 11 January 2014.

# murder - Thursday 18 June, 2020

First year-on-year decrease in sexual offences recorded since 2014

However, drug and fraud offences increased.

# murder - Wednesday 17 June, 2020

US officer charged with murder after shooting Rayshard Brooks in the back

The Atlanta District Attorney said the police officer had no justification for shooting Rayshard Brooks as he fled.

# murder - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

Belgian police release new photo in bid to solve 1980s 'Brabant Killers' case

The assailants killed 28 shoppers and wounded hundreds more in attacks on supermarket car parks.

# murder - Wednesday 20 May, 2020

Man (31) charged with 2016 murder of David 'Daithi' Douglas

Douglas, 33, was fatally wounded while working at a shoe shop on Bridgefoot Street, Dublin.

# murder - Monday 20 April, 2020

Teenage boy receives life sentence, with review in 13 years, for murder of Cameron Blair

The prison term will be reviewed in 2032.

Patricia O'Connor murder sentencing adjourned until June due to Covid-19 restrictions

The sentencing hearing was due to take place today.

# murder - Wednesday 15 April, 2020

Police investigating murder of Robbie Lawlor issue appeal for information about hooded man

The 36-year-old was shot dead outside a house in Belfast at around 11.50am on Saturday 4 April.

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