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# shot-dead - Friday 31 January, 2020

Man shot dead in India after taking over 20 children hostage at his daughter's birthday

His wife was also beaten to death during the incident.

# shot-dead - Wednesday 29 May, 2019

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar to visit Coolock/Darndale area after recent gun murders

Varadkar says he will visit the area “as soon as I can find a little bit of time”.

# shot-dead - Friday 24 May, 2019

Irishman shot and killed by police in Germany

The incident happened in the city of Hamburg on Wednesday.

# shot-dead - Monday 9 April, 2018

Man (40s) shot dead by police in east London

The incident occurred early this morning.

# shot-dead - Monday 14 August, 2017

Three men shot dead at point-blank range during drag racing event in Wisconsin

Police estimated that up to 5,000 people were at Larry’s Fun Fest racing event yesterday.

# shot-dead - Thursday 22 June, 2017

Man dressed in women's clothes asked directions to pigeon club before murdering man, court hears

It is alleged that Christopher McDonald shot Keith Walker dead.

# shot-dead - Monday 29 May, 2017

Police want information on where known loyalist was before he was shot dead in front of son (3)

He was shot at Sainsbury’s car park in Bangor yesterday afternoon.

# shot-dead - Monday 15 May, 2017

Seventeen prisoners shot dead following mass breakout in a Papua New Guinea prison

Jails in Papua New Guinea are often overcrowded and conditions are poor.

# shot-dead - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

Wife and stepson of KKK leader charged with his murder

The KKK leader was shot in the head.

# shot-dead - Friday 13 January, 2017

Passerby shoots and kills man who was attacking police officer

The passerby was thanked by police who said the officer could have died without the assistance.

# shot-dead - Saturday 3 December, 2016

Gun found in burned out car close to where criminal Mark Desmond was shot dead

Gardaí are appealing for witnesses.

# shot-dead - Tuesday 30 August, 2016

Dublin man killed in case of mistaken identity is laid to rest

Dublin Lord Mayor Brendan Carr and city manager Owen Keegan were among the mourners at Trevor O’Neill’s funeral.

# shot-dead - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

Wife of Eagles founder Randy Meisner killed in accidental shooting

Lana Rae Meisner was shot and killed at their Los Angeles home.

# shot-dead - Sunday 13 December, 2015

Video shows LA police shooting an armed man dead as he crawled away Gunned Down This post contains videos

Video shows LA police shooting an armed man dead as he crawled away

Police say the man had been firing a gun into the air.

# shot-dead - Monday 12 October, 2015

Michael Dwyer's mother searches for answers into her son's death in new film

The Tipperary man was shot dead in Bolivia in 2009. Authorities state he had links to a terrorist group – something his family categorically refutes.

# shot-dead - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

Police hunt for three suspects after officer is shot dead

The man was a father of four.

# shot-dead - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

Family of Jean Charles de Menzes fight the decision not to charge police for his death

Jean Charles de Menezes was shot dead by two police officers 10 years ago.

# shot-dead - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

'Terrorism suspect' lunged at police with a knife before they shot him dead Police Shooting This post contains videos

'Terrorism suspect' lunged at police with a knife before they shot him dead

Usaama Rahim’s brother says he was shot in the back.

# shot-dead - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Hundreds are attending a vigil for a cow shot dead by police

Bessie posed ‘a significant risk’ to the public after escaping from a farm.

# shot-dead - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Police admit investigation into Jock Davison's murder is 'very challenging'

He was shot five times on his way to work.

# shot-dead - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

Ex-IRA commander Jock Davison gunned down in Belfast

The 47-year-old was on his way to a local community centre where he worked when he was shot.

# shot-dead - Monday 4 May, 2015

Two men shot dead at US Mohammed cartoon event

The convention was attended by controversial Dutch far-right politician Geert Wilders.

# shot-dead - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Elderly man arrested over 1974 murder of 27-year-old with mental age of 6 year old

The case of John Pat Cunningham was reopened this year.

# shot-dead - Monday 30 March, 2015

One dead after attack by two men "disguised as women" on NSA headquarters USA

One dead after attack by two men "disguised as women" on NSA headquarters

One person was shot dead after driving an SUV into the agency’s building.

# shot-dead - Sunday 25 January, 2015

'This wasn't her life plan but she's doing her absolute best being both Mam and Dad'

Garda Detective Adrian Donohoe was shot dead two years ago today.

# shot-dead - Friday 31 October, 2014

The Pentagon says the Navy Seal who shot bin Laden should not reveal himself

The Pentagon said that anyone who participated in the 2011 operation was still bound by a non-disclosure agreement.

# shot-dead - Thursday 11 September, 2014

Family of Irishman shot dead by police travel to Bolivia to seek justice

Michael Dwyer died from a single gunshot wound inflicted at a Santa Cruz hotel.

# shot-dead - Sunday 7 September, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Everyone’s talking about Phil Hogan and Irish Water, Ukraine truce, and an Irish criminal being shot dead in Costa del Sol.

# shot-dead - Thursday 29 May, 2014

Two men arrested over murder of man in Meath car park

Peter Butterly was shot dead in Gormanston last year.

# shot-dead - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

One of the first white-tailed eagles bred in Ireland found dead after being shot

A post-mortem confirmed that the bird had dozens of shotgun pellets lodged in its body, but appears to have starved to death.

# shot-dead - Friday 24 January, 2014

Man-eating tiger believed to have killed 3 people shot dead in India

“Now everyone is relieved, everything is back to normal.”

# shot-dead - Friday 13 September, 2013

Two men found shot dead in Co. Antrim

The men were discovered with fatal wounds in the Feystown Road area of Glenarm.

# shot-dead - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

Police in Mozambique investigate death of Irishman William Deasy

The Cork man is reported to have died while working for Kentz Engineering in the north east of the country.

# shot-dead - Thursday 14 February, 2013

UPDATE: South African athlete Oscar Pistorius charged with murder

A case of mistaken identity? The Paralympic gold medallist is said to be in shock after he reportedly shot dead his girlfriend at his home in Pretoria.

# shot-dead - Tuesday 4 December, 2012

Two men released in connection with death of Darren Guerrine

Guerrine was found shot dead on the bank of the Grand Canal in west Dublin just a few yards from his home on 18 February 2008.

# shot-dead - Friday 19 October, 2012

Garda appeal on fourth anniversary of shooting of 21-year-old

With the fourth anniversary of the shooting of Gavin McCarthy being marked today, gardaí are appealing for anyone with information to come forward.

# shot-dead - Thursday 29 December, 2011

Two Doctors Without Borders staff "shot by fellow employee"

The incident involved a disgruntled former employee and took place in the Somali capital of Mogadishu today.

# shot-dead - Monday 17 October, 2011

From The Daily Edge Was Vincent Van Gogh murdered? Murdered

Was Vincent Van Gogh murdered?

New book says Sunflower and Starry Night artist did not die from self-inflicted wound, but was shot by two boys he used to go drinking with while painting in France.

# shot-dead - Tuesday 11 October, 2011

Irishman from the Aran Islands shot dead in Boston

The man has been named as Ciaran Conneely who had been living in the US for the past 12 years.