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# syringe - Sunday 9 September, 2018

Steep increase in Limerick steroid-users seeking needle exchange

An addiction and outreach service says there’s been a rise in younger steroid-users coming forward.

# syringe - Saturday 10 March, 2018

Man who robbed three shops in Dublin with a blood-filled syringe jailed for four and a half years

The court heard the 37-year-old was ‘largely institutionalised’ from time spent in jail.

# syringe - Wednesday 14 February, 2018

Man (21) who threatened cafe staff with a syringe during robbery jailed for three years

Rainis Koovit (21) brandished a syringe when attempting to grab a tip jar in Kaph Cafe in Drury Street, Dublin.

# syringe - Thursday 16 March, 2017

From The42 'Team Sky overlooked my syringe use': former rider speaks out Allegations

'Team Sky overlooked my syringe use': former rider speaks out

Josh Edmondson says he told management he was injecting himself with a cocktail of legal vitamins.

# syringe - Tuesday 11 October, 2016

Dublin waste collector takes court action against Council over needle injury

The Dublin man said a new relationship he was in had ended as a result of the injury.

# syringe - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

Niece of Gerry Hutch will not face extra jail time despite "astronomical" number of convictions

Donna Hutch was sentenced to 12 months imprisonment in June 2015 for attempting to stab a Garda with a syringe.

# syringe - Thursday 24 September, 2015

Dublin Bus investigating after toddler (3) jabbed with 'filthy' drug needle

The little girl was rushed to hospital for tests.

# syringe - Friday 16 January, 2015

Six-year-old allegedly pricked with syringe on a Dublin Bus

The incident occurred last Friday on the 66B service.

# syringe - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

Staff in Dublin shop held up by man with syringe

The man left the shop with a sum of money.

# syringe - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

Dublin Bus looking at CCTV footage after medicine dispensers found on 39a

The image has shocked users across social media over the past 24 hours.

# syringe - Sunday 22 December, 2013

Parents 'gobsmacked' after autistic son pricked by syringe on train Exclusive

The seven-year-old is now getting a course of shots against hepatitis B and C.

# syringe - Wednesday 1 August, 2012

Man due in court over syringe robbery

A man in his 30s will appear before a court in Dublin later this morning.

# syringe - Monday 30 July, 2012

Two still in hospital after syringe attack in James's Street shop

The attack happened in a Dublin city centre convenience store on Saturday night.

# syringe - Sunday 29 July, 2012

One man arrested, one in hospital after Dublin syringe robbery

Gardaí say a raider armed with a syringe entered a shop on James Street in Dublin before 10pm yesterday.