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Murder

# murder - Sunday 31 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads Longreads

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# murder - Saturday 30 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Three held over shooting of loyalist released by police Attempted Murder

Three held over shooting of loyalist released by police

Three people also appeared in court last weekend over the shooting of John Boreland in north Belfast.

# murder - Friday 22 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí have found two stolen cars they believe were used in the murder of Andy Connors Crime

Gardaí have found two stolen cars they believe were used in the murder of Andy Connors

A black Kia Sportage and white Opel Insignia were both found on the night.

From TheJournal.ie Teen jailed for stabbing friend to death over £30 breakfast loan Knife Crime

Teen jailed for stabbing friend to death over £30 breakfast loan

Yusef Al-Jaaf was sentenced to life at London’s Old Bailey.

# murder - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Man wearing balaclava entered house through open door and shot crime boss Andy Connors Shooting

Man wearing balaclava entered house through open door and shot crime boss Andy Connors

Gardaí have released more details about the shooting in Saggart late last night.

# murder - Saturday 16 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Oscar Pistorius trial shown in South African classrooms Education

Oscar Pistorius trial shown in South African classrooms

The exceptional trial is being used to teach legal principles to young students.

# murder - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Body of US tourist in Bali found inside suitcase allegedly dropped off by her daughter Grim Discovery

Body of US tourist in Bali found inside suitcase allegedly dropped off by her daughter

The daughter of the 62-year-old victim has been arrested along with her boyfriend.

# murder - Friday 8 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Former White House Press Secretary’s death ruled a homicide – 33 years after he was shot Murder

Former White House Press Secretary’s death ruled a homicide – 33 years after he was shot

James Brady died earlier this week, more than three decades after he was shot while serving alongside President Reagan.

From TheJournal.ie Man arrested over death of Caroline Graham 25 years ago Cold Case

Man arrested over death of Caroline Graham 25 years ago

The 53-year-old is being questioned by police in Antrim.

# murder - Tuesday 5 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Specialist forensic scientists to search house of Caroline Graham Portadown

Specialist forensic scientists to search house of Caroline Graham

The 19-year-old Newry woman was murdered 25 years ago.

# murder - Sunday 3 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Ireland’s cold case detectives say ‘it’s never too late’ Closure

Ireland’s cold case detectives say ‘it’s never too late’

One garda inspector in the unit gave us some insight into how cases are chosen for review and how modern advances have helped give families some closure.

# murder - Saturday 2 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie ‘Southside Slayer’ who killed 14 women tells judge “I’ll be back” as he’s sentenced to death Serial Killer

# murder - Thursday 31 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Post mortem to be carried out on man found shot dead in Meath Shooting

Post mortem to be carried out on man found shot dead in Meath

The man was known to gardaí and was a suspect in the murder of Real IRA boss Alan Ryan.

# murder - Sunday 27 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Japanese schoolgirl arrested for murdering and dismembering classmate Grisly

Japanese schoolgirl arrested for murdering and dismembering classmate

The suspect has admitted strangling the victim and severing her head and left hand.

# murder - Saturday 19 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Saturday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

It’s finally the weekend – and here’s what you need to know as you kick off your Saturday.

# murder - Thursday 10 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Man kills four of his children and two adults in domestic dispute Texas

Man kills four of his children and two adults in domestic dispute

The man also critically injured his 15-year-old daughter.

# murder - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie “We close the case for the defence.” – It’s down to closing arguments in the Pistorius trial On Trial

“We close the case for the defence.” – It’s down to closing arguments in the Pistorius trial

The trial will break until 7 August when both sides will make their last arguments.

# murder - Saturday 5 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Palestinian teen ‘burned alive’, post-mortem suggests Israel

Palestinian teen ‘burned alive’, post-mortem suggests

Mohammed Abu Khdeir was buried on Friday at a funeral attended by thousands of people.

# murder - Sunday 29 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Woman burned alive after family refuses marriage proposal Tragedy

Woman burned alive after family refuses marriage proposal

A couple were also killed for marrying without consent.

# murder - Saturday 28 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Man (21) to appear in court in relation to woman’s death in Bray Court

Man (21) to appear in court in relation to woman’s death in Bray

The body of a 50-year-old woman was discovered in a house on the Southern Cross in Bray.

# murder - Friday 27 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Woman in Bray ‘died in violent circumstances’ Murder

Woman in Bray ‘died in violent circumstances’

Gardaí are now treating the 50-year-old’s death as murder following preliminary post-mortem results.

# murder - Thursday 26 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Thursday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Whether you’re taking it handy or working away, here’s all you need to know as you start the day.

# murder - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie A combined 132 years in jail for the men who killed the Taufiq family in arson attack Leicester Fire

A combined 132 years in jail for the men who killed the Taufiq family in arson attack

The victims were the wife and children of Muhammad Taufiq Al Sattar, a Dublin-based neurosurgeon.

# murder - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Dáil hears lack of Garda cooperation stalled murder investigation complaint Gsoc

Dáil hears lack of Garda cooperation stalled murder investigation complaint

Pádraig Mac Loclainn said that GSOC had to delay investigating a complaint made by the family of Seamus Doherty due to a lack of cooperation from gardaí in Donegal.

From TheJournal.ie 76-year-old woman released after being arrested in connection with 1989 murder Caroline Graham

76-year-old woman released after being arrested in connection with 1989 murder

Caroline was 19 years old and was living with her boyfriend when she disappeared in 1989.

# murder - Thursday 19 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Man arrested over Tipperary slurry pit murder Bobby Ryan

Man arrested over Tipperary slurry pit murder

A 45-year-old woman was also arrested yesterday as part of the investigation and is still being held.

# murder - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Woman arrested in relation to Tipperary slurry pit murder Bobby Ryan

Woman arrested in relation to Tipperary slurry pit murder

The decomposed remains of Bobby Ryan were found in a disused slurry pit two years after he went missing.

From TheJournal.ie Patients with mental illness twice as likely to be victims of homicide In Danger

Patients with mental illness twice as likely to be victims of homicide

A study suggests one third are killed by other patients.

From TheJournal.ie Police renew appeal over pub murders during 1994 Ireland-Italy match Murder

Police renew appeal over pub murders during 1994 Ireland-Italy match

Six men were shot dead while watching the World Cup match. No one has ever been charged with their murders.

# murder - Sunday 15 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie One arrest after 32-year-old woman found dead in Antrim Ballymena

One arrest after 32-year-old woman found dead in Antrim

A 41-year-old man is currently being questioned by detectives.

# murder - Friday 13 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Man showed no remorse after bludgeoning baby boy to death during a burglary Australia

Man showed no remorse after bludgeoning baby boy to death during a burglary

The 21-year-old man beat the baby with a homemade baton during the attack. A judge said he had shown no remorse.

# murder - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Three young men arrested over murder of Thomas Dooley have been released without charge Crime

Three young men arrested over murder of Thomas Dooley have been released without charge

The body of Dooley, known locally as Toddy, was discovered with fatal injuries in Edenderry.

# murder - Monday 2 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Four arrested in Northern Ireland over paramilitary murders Murder

Four arrested in Northern Ireland over paramilitary murders

Three men were shot dead in 1994 and these arrests are part of an operation investigating a series of murders and crimes by the UVF in Belfast.

# murder - Sunday 1 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Suspected gunman held for Jewish museum shooting Murders

Suspected gunman held for Jewish museum shooting

Four people were killed in the attack at the Jewish Museum in Brussels last week.

# murder - Saturday 31 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Third suspect arrested in India gang rape and murder case India

Third suspect arrested in India gang rape and murder case

Two teenage cousins were gang raped and hanged from a tree in northern India .

# murder - Monday 26 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Polish man appears in court charged with 2013 murder of builder Donegal

Polish man appears in court charged with 2013 murder of builder

Bogdan Michalkiewicz was found in his apartment by his brother last May, having been stabbed to death.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Monday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

Morning folks. They’re still counting in some areas around the country, here are the nine big stories you need to know.

# murder - Thursday 15 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Family of woman murdered in Cork believe French trial will still take place Justice

Family of woman murdered in Cork believe French trial will still take place

Sophie Toscan du Plantier’s family have been critical of garda handling of the murder 17 years ago and a French judge is currently assessing evidence.

# murder - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Man due in court over Christy Daly killing… Two more arrests this morning Murder

Man due in court over Christy Daly killing… Two more arrests this morning

Eight people have now been questioned in connection with the killing of the 47-year-old, who was found dead in a drain in Co Offaly last December.

From TheJournal.ie 24-year-old man arrested over murder of Dean Johnson Investigation

24-year-old man arrested over murder of Dean Johnson

Johnson was murdered at Harelawn Green, Clondalkin on 24 August 2013.

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