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21 Apr 19
The Irish Sun
A YOUNG girl, aged 9, has died and a boy, 7, is in a serious condition after a road crash in Co Galway this morning. The two children – who were cycling – were involved in a collision with a car on the Ballinasloe to Ahascragh Road at around 11.55am. The collision occurred on the R358 at around 11.55am The two were rushed to hospital where the girl was pronounced dead. Gardai remain at the scene this afternoon and are appealing for anyone with information to come forward. A Garda spokesman said: “Gardai are currently at the scene of fatal road traffic collision between a car and two cyclists, a girl aged 9 and a boy aged 7. “The collision occurred this morning, Sunday 21st April 2019 at approximately 11:55am on the R358 Ballinasloe to Ahascragh Road Co Galway. “Both children were taken to Portiuncula Hospital where the 9 year old girl was later pronounced dead. The 7 year old boy remains in a serious condition. “The road is currently closed for a forensic examination. Gardaí are appealing for anyone with information in relation to this incident to contact Ballinasloe Garda Station on 0909 631890.” [article-rail-section title=”MOST READ IN NEWS” posts_category=”2″ posts_number=”6″ query_type=”popular” /] For the latest news on this story keep checking back at the Irish Sun Online, where we will bring you live updates as soon as they happen, before anyone else. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/theirishsun, and follow us from our main Twitter account at @IrishSunOnline, where we will bring you this story and all the rest of the top news and exclusives of the day. TheSun.ie is your go to destination for the best celebrity news, football news, real-life stories, jaw-dropping pictures and must-see video
21 Apr 19
The Irish Sun
POLICE say a security operation in Derry is continuing this morning – and a man, 39, has been arrested. Road closures were earlier put in place at Iniscarn Road, Harty Court, Strand Road and Moss Park. Homes have been evacuated. Police say a man was arrested and is being questioned at Musgrave Police Station. They tweeted: “Officers investigating security alerts in Derry/Londonderry this morning have made an arrest. “A 39 year old male was arrested this morning and has been taken to the Serious Crime Suite at Musgrave Police Station for questioning. The security operation in the City is continuing.” The PSNI earlier said: “We‘re dealing with Security Alerts at Iniscarn Road, Harty Court, Strand Road and Moss Park. “This is going to cause Major Disruption. Houses will be evacuated so please be on hand to help affected family, friends or neighbours. We can only apologise for the inconvenience.” [article-rail-section title=”MOST READ IN NEWS” posts_category=”2″ posts_number=”6″ query_type=”popular” /] For the latest news on this story keep checking back at the Irish Sun Online, where we will bring you live updates as soon as they happen, before anyone else. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/theirishsun, and follow us from our main Twitter account at @IrishSunOnline, where we will bring you this story and all the rest of the top news and exclusives of the day. TheSun.ie is your go to destination for the best celebrity news, football news, real-life stories, jaw-dropping pictures and must-see video
20 Apr 19
The Irish Sun
GARDAI are investigating after a man was seriously assaulted in Kilbarrack today. The man, 39, was cycling on Swans Nest Road when a black saloon knocked him down at around 10.30am this morning. Gardai are investigating the serious assault A number of men then emerged from the car and began beating the man with weapons. The thugs then returned to their vehicle and fled the scene. Emergency services rushed to the scene and transferred the man to Beaumont Hospital. His injuries are described as non-life threatening. Gardai said in a statement: “Gardai at Raheny investigating a serious assault are appealing for information. “At approximately 10.30am this morning, Saturday April 20th a 39 year old male cyclist was cycling on Swans Nest Road, Kilbarrack, Dublin 5 when a car, described as a black saloon collided with him. “A number of men then got out of the car and assaulted the injured man with weapons (not known what type) the men then left the scene in this car. “The injured man was taken to Beaumont Hospital with injuries described as non-life threatening. “Gardai are appealing for any person who witnessed the incident or with information to contact Raheny Garda station on 01-6664300, the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111. “Gardai are further seeking any drivers of vehicles or cyclists with dash cam footage who were in the Kilbarrack area at this time to check their dash cams footage and contact Raheny Garda station.” [article-rail-section title=”MOST READ IN NEWS” posts_category=”2″ posts_number=”6″ query_type=”popular” /] For the latest news on this story keep checking back at the Irish Sun Online, where we will bring you live updates as soon as they happen, before anyone else. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/theirishsun, and follow us from our main Twitter account at @IrishSunOnline, where we will bring you this story and all the rest of the top news and exclusives of the day. TheSun.ie is your go to destination for the best celebrity news, football news, real-life stories, jaw-dropping pictures and must-see video
19 Apr 19
The Irish Sun
GARDAI seized a lethal firearm during an operation in Tallaght today. Officers from the Garda National Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau carried out a raid in the south Dublin town and recovered the weapon. The firearm seized in Tallaght today A man, 28, and a teenage boy, 17, were both arrested following the seizure. The pair are now being questioned at Tallaght Garda Station under Section 30 of the Offences Against The State Act 39/98. Speaking today Assistant Garda Commissioner John O’Driscoll of Special Crime Operations said: “For the purpose of tackling crime An Garda Siochana is determined to remove firearms, that have the capacity to kill, from our streets and to identify those who we suspect are willing to use them.” [article-rail-section title=”MOST READ IN NEWS” posts_category=”2″ posts_number=”6″ query_type=”popular” /] For the latest news on this story keep checking back at the Irish Sun Online, where we will bring you live updates as soon as they happen, before anyone else. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/theirishsun, and follow us from our main Twitter account at @IrishSunOnline, where we will bring you this story and all the rest of the top news and exclusives of the day. TheSun.ie is your go to destination for the best celebrity news, football news, real-life stories, jaw-dropping pictures and must-see video
19 Apr 19
The Irish Sun
GARDAI have launched an investigation into an alleged sexual assault on a young woman in Clare. It’s alleged the attack took place at around 6.50pm last night in the Corbally area. Gardai have launched an investigation A Garda spokesman said: “Gardaí are investigating an alleged sexual assault that is reported to have occurred in the Corbally area of Co Clare on 18/4/19 at approximately 6.50pm.” He said investigations are ongoing. [article-rail-section title=”Most Read in News ” posts_category=”2″ posts_number=”6″ query_type=”popular” /] Anyone with information can contact the gardai on Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111. For the latest news on this story keep checking back at the Irish Sun Online, where we will bring you live updates as soon as they happen, before anyone else. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/theirishsun, and follow us from our main Twitter account at @IrishSunOnline, where we will bring you this story and all the rest of the top news and exclusives of the day. TheSun.ie is your go to destination for the best celebrity news, football news, real-life stories, jaw-dropping pictures and must-see video
17 Apr 19
The Irish Sun
TWO pipe bombs exploded outside a house last night. PSNI officers were called to the incident on Windmill Avenue in Armagh. The PSNI have commented on the incident A spokesperson said the front door was damaged in the incident. Elsewhere, a security alert in Antrim has ended after viable pipe bombs were found. The PSNI said in a statement: “Police can confirm that two viable pipe bomb type devices were recovered during a security alert in Rasharkin. “Both were recovered in the Moneyleck Park area last night, Tuesday 16 April. “One device was located on the windowsill outside one property while the second was thrown through a front window. Investigation underway after two pipe bomb type devices exploded outside a house in Windmill Avenue, Armagh last night damaging the front door. — PSNI (@PoliceServiceNI) April 17, 2019 “Police are currently investigating and would appeal to anyone who noticed any suspicious activity in the area or anyone with any information, to contact police on the non-emergency number 101, quoting reference number 1321 of 16/04/19. “Alternatively, information can also be provided to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 which is 100% anonymous and gives people the power to speak up and stop crime.” [article-rail-section title=”MOST READ IN NEWS” posts_category=”5″ posts_number=”6″ query_type=”popular” /] For the latest news on this story keep checking back at the Irish Sun Online, where we will bring you live updates as soon as they happen, before anyone else. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/theirishsun, and follow us from our main Twitter account at @IrishSunOnline, where we will bring you this story and all the rest of the top news and exclusives of the day. TheSun.ie is your go to destination for the best celebrity news, football news, real-life stories, jaw-dropping pictures and must-see video. 
16 Apr 19
The Irish Sun
GARDAI have launched an investigation after shots were fired at a house in Dublin tonight. The incident happened in Finglas, Dublin, at around 10.40pm. A Garda investigation is under way A Garda spokesman told the Irish Sun that nobody was injured in the incident. He said the address of the house, outside which the shooting took place, could not be disclosed for operational reasons. He said gardai are currently at the scene and an investigation is under way. In a separate incident last week, a man was stabbed in the neck outside Finglas Garda Station. The horror knife attack took place in broad daylight yards from the Finglas cop shop on Mellows Road at around 5pm. The victim was set upon by a number of men as he left the station. [article-rail-section title=”Most Read in News ” posts_category=”2″ posts_number=”6″ query_type=”popular” /] For the latest news on this story keep checking back at the Irish Sun Online, where we will bring you live updates as soon as they happen, before anyone else. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/theirishsun, and follow us from our main Twitter account at @IrishSunOnline, where we will bring you this story and all the rest of the top news and exclusives of the day. TheSun.ie is your go to destination for the best celebrity news, football news, real-life stories, jaw-dropping pictures and must-see video
16 Apr 19
The Irish Sun
A MAN died in a horror farm accident this morning. The incident happened in Ferrybank, Co Waterford at around 10am. Gardai were called to the scene this morning A garda spokeswoman said: “Gardai were called to the scene of an incident this morning Tuesday the 16th of April 2019 at 10am in Ferrybank Co. Waterford. “A man in his 70s suffered fatal injuries when emptying a septic tank on a farm. “He was pronounced dead at the scene. “His body was taken to University Hospital Waterford where a full PM will be conducted. “The Health and Safety Authority attended scene and will conduct investigation.” [article-rail-section title=”MOST READ IN NEWS” posts_category=”5″ posts_number=”6″ query_type=”popular” /] For the latest news on this story keep checking back at the Irish Sun Online, where we will bring you live updates as soon as they happen, before anyone else. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/theirishsun, and follow us from our main Twitter account at @IrishSunOnline, where we will bring you this story and all the rest of the top news and exclusives of the day. TheSun.ie is your go to destination for the best celebrity news, football news, real-life stories, jaw-dropping pictures and must-see video. 
15 Apr 19
The Irish Sun
THE thug who stabbed a man with a machete outside Finglas Garda Station in Dublin has been arrested at his home. Gardai believed the man was being helped by Kinahan bagman Mr Flashy and his associates to hide since the attack. The bloody scene in Finglas Garda Station last Wednesday Gardai at Finglas Garda Station are investigating He was finally nabbed this evening and brought to Finglas Garda Station for questioning. The victim was rushed to Connolly Hospital in Blanchardstown for treatment last Wednesday. Gardai said at the time: “Gardai are investigating an incident which occurred at approximately 5pm on April 10, 2019, at Liam Mellows Road, Finglas. “Following a stabbing incident, an injured male presented to Finglas Garda Station. “He was conveyed to Connolly Hospital, Blanchardstown where his injuries are not believed to be life threatening.” The machete had been recovered the day after the attack from a garden up the road. [article-rail-section title=”MOST READ IN NEWS” posts_category=”5″ posts_number=”6″ query_type=”popular” /] For the latest news on this story keep checking back at the Irish Sun Online, where we will bring you live updates as soon as they happen, before anyone else. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/theirishsun, and follow us from our main Twitter account at @IrishSunOnline, where we will bring you this story and all the rest of the top news and exclusives of the day. TheSun.ie is your go to destination for the best celebrity news, football news, real-life stories, jaw-dropping pictures and must-see video
14 Apr 19
The Irish Sun
TWO women have been arrested by gardai investigating human trafficking, money laundering and prostitution. The females, aged 42 and 29, were detained in Mullingar, Westmeath, this morning. Gardai said investigations are ongoing A garda spokesman said: “In a Garda operation this morning, Sunday April 14th 2019 two premises were searched in the Mullingar area. “Two females were arrested, 42 and 29, in connection with this investigation. “They are currently detained at Mullingar Garda Station under the provisions of Section 50 – Criminal Justice Act 2007. “Investigations are continuing.” [article-rail-section title=”MOST READ IN NEWS” posts_category=”5″ posts_number=”6″ query_type=”popular” /] For the latest news on this story keep checking back at the Irish Sun Online, where we will bring you live updates as soon as they happen, before anyone else. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/theirishsun, and follow us from our main Twitter account at @IrishSunOnline, where we will bring you this story and all the rest of the top news and exclusives of the day. TheSun.ie is your go to destination for the best celebrity news, football news, real-life stories, jaw-dropping pictures and must-see video.
14 Apr 19
The Irish Sun
CHASING Abbey have cancelled their Dublin gig just hours before the show due to an “illness”. The band, from Tullamore, were set to perform at the Olympia Theatre tonight. Ronan Bell , Ted Conway, Jonny Byrne have postponed the concert They said in a statement: “Dublin, to sell out the Olympia Theatre was an absolute dream. “It is with a heavy heart that we are unable to perform tonight’s show. “We are completely gutted and could not wait to see you tonight, but unfortunately an illness decided otherwise. “We are working hard to secure a new date and all tickets will be honoured. “So grateful for the support, and so sorry to have to move this show. Ro, Ted, Bee.” The lads signed a record deal with 3 Beat UK and Universal Music Group in 2017. [article-rail-section title=”MOST READ IN NEWS” posts_category=”5″ posts_number=”6″ query_type=”popular” /] For the latest news on this story keep checking back at the Irish Sun Online, where we will bring you live updates as soon as they happen, before anyone else. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/theirishsun, and follow us from our main Twitter account at @IrishSunOnline, where we will bring you this story and all the rest of the top news and exclusives of the day. TheSun.ie is your go to destination for the best celebrity news, football news, real-life stories, jaw-dropping pictures and must-see video
14 Apr 19
The Irish Sun
GARDAI are investigating after shots were fired at a house last night. The incident happened on Cappagh Drive, Finglas in Dublin at around 10.50pm. Gardai are investigating the incident A spokesman said: “Gardai at Finglas in Dublin are investigating reports of shots fired at Cappagh Drive, Finglas at approximately 10.50pm last night, Saturday 13th April 2019. “Gardai responded to the call. No injuries or damage were reported. Investigations are continuing.” Earlier this week, a man was stabbed in the neck outside Finglas Garda Station. The horror knife attack took place in broad daylight yards from the Finglas cop shop on Mellows Road at around 5pm. The victim was set upon by a number of men as he left the station. [article-rail-section title=”MOST READ IN NEWS” posts_category=”5″ posts_number=”6″ query_type=”popular” /] For the latest news on this story keep checking back at the Irish Sun Online, where we will bring you live updates as soon as they happen, before anyone else. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/theirishsun, and follow us from our main Twitter account at @IrishSunOnline, where we will bring you this story and all the rest of the top news and exclusives of the day. TheSun.ie is your go to destination for the best celebrity news, football news, real-life stories, jaw-dropping pictures and must-see video
12 Apr 19
The Irish Sun
GARDAI are appealing for the public’s help to find a missing teenage girl. Claudia Howard, 17, was last seen in the Blanchardstown area of Dublin yesterday. Missing Claudia Howard A garda spokesman said: “Gardai at Blanchardstown, Dublin 15 wish to seek the public’s assistance in tracing the whereabouts of 17-year-old Claudia Howard. “Claudia was last seen yesterday, Thursday 11th April 2019 in Blanchardstown. “She is described as being approximately 5’ 8’’ in height, of slim build, with hazel eyes and brown hair. “Anyone who has seen Claudia or who can assist in locating her, is asked to contact Blanchardstown Garda Station on 01 666 7000, The Garda Confidential Telephone Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.” [article-rail-section title=”MOST READ IN NEWS” posts_category=”5″ posts_number=”6″ query_type=”popular” /] For the latest news on this story keep checking back at the Irish Sun Online, where we will bring you live updates as soon as they happen, before anyone else. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/theirishsun, and follow us from our main Twitter account at @IrishSunOnline, where we will bring you this story and all the rest of the top news and exclusives of the day. TheSun.ie is your go to destination for the best celebrity news, football news, real-life stories, jaw-dropping pictures and must-see video
11 Apr 19
The Irish Sun
MOTORISTS are being warned of major delays on the M50 this morning after a crash saw a section of the motorway closed. Gardai announced around 9.30am that northbound lanes between Junction 12 Firhouse and Junction 11 Tallaght were shut. Emergency services were at the scene A Garda spokesman said: “Motorists are being asked to take an earlier exit and avoid this stretch of the M50. “Emergency services are currently at the scene.” The lanes have since reopened, however drivers are warned that traffic is moving slowly as a result of the closure. Gardai said: “Two lane are now open on the M50 at the scene of the collision, North Bound between Junction 12 Firhouse and Junction 11 Tallaght. “Traffic is moving through slowly and motorists are to expect delays due to the high volume of traffic at this location.” The @livedrive Twitter account updated followers that traffic was backed up to Dundrum but should clear quickly. Earlier the official M50 Twitter said there was a serious crash and asked motorists to avoid the area. M50: The right and middle lanes have just reopened at J12 Firhouse. Traffic is back to J13 Dundrum but should ease rapidly. — Live Drive (@LiveDrive) April 11, 2019 Theres a serious collision N'bound with all lanes closed. Please try avoid the area if you can. — M50 Dublin (@M50Dublin) April 11, 2019 [article-rail-section title=”most read in news” posts_category=”2″ posts_number=”6″ query_type=”popular” /] For the latest news on this story keep checking back at the Irish Sun Online, where we will bring you live updates as soon as they happen, before anyone else. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/theirishsun, and follow us from our main Twitter account at @IrishSunOnline, where we will bring you this story and all the rest of the top news and exclusives of the day. TheSun.ie is your go to destination for the best celebrity news, football news, real-life stories, jaw-dropping pictures and must-see video