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Body of Mark Duffy recovered from wreckage of Rescue 116

Gardaí have confirmed that the body recovered from the wreckage of Irish Coast Guard helicopter Rescue 116 was that of pilot Mark Duffy from Blackrock. It emerged on Friday evening

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Convicted killer died after drinking hooch in prison cell

The man convicted of killing Niall Dorr on the Castle Road in Dundalk in October 2010 died after drinking hooch shortly after being heard singing in his prison cell, his

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Two ladies perform a ‘wash and go’ by not paying at local hair salon

A local hair salon got more than they bargained for yesterday when two women called in to the salon for stylings only to run off before paying their bill of

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Appeal issued regarding assault on Garda in Dundalk on St Patrick’s Day

An appeal has been issued for witnesses to an assault on a garda sergeant in Dundalk on St Patrick’s Day. The assault took place on Park Street in the early hours

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Gardaí investigating attempted robbery

Gardaí in Dundalk are investigating an attempted robbery of a woman as she walked towards the town centre last Wednesday March 15th. The woman was walking under the railway bridge

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Gardaí apprehend those responsible for graffiti in Blackrock

Gardaí in Blackrock apprehended those responsible for a spate of graffiti in the village at the weekend. A large quantity of graffiti was discovered in the vicinity of Ladies Beach

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Man who witnessed his mother murdered in Dundalk says he holds no hatred for anyone

A man who witnessed his mum being murdered at their family home in Dundalk 30 years ago has opened up about the killing and said he has “absolutely no hatred”

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Teenager injured in attack before Dundalk v Shamrock Rovers game

A teenager suffered head injuries after being attacked on his way to Oriel Park last night to watch Dundalk’s SSE Airtricity League opener against Shamrock Rovers. The 15-year-old was heading

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Witnesses sought to Hill Street assault

Gardaí are appealing for information following an assault on a man in the Hill Street area of Dundalk at lunchtime. The victim is understood to have suffered facial injuries in

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One arrest following scuffle outside Courthouse

A person was arrested after a scuffle broke out outside Dundalk Courthouse at lunchtime. A large crowd gathered after a row erupted in front of the court seemingly involving members of

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Gardaí want to relocate owners with items discovered in trees on the Lower Point Road

Gardaí in Dundalk have recently located a number of items, which they believe to have been stolen, and are trying to relocate them with their owners. Last Tuesday they discovered

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Eight illegal immigrants caught by Gardaí at checkpoint outside Dundalk

Eight illegal immigrants were caught by Gardaí at a checkpoint outside Dundalk earlier this week. On Monday traffic travelling south from the N1/M1 were diverted off the motorway at Junction 18

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Number of Gardaí stationed in Louth at five year high as of last December

The number of Gardaí stationed in the Louth Garda Division reached a five year high at the end of last year. Figures supplied to local TD Gerry Adams by Minister

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Major checkpoint set up on the outskirts of Dundalk

A major checkpoint has been set up on the outskirts of Dundalk this morning. Traffic travelling south from the N1/M1 are being diverted off the motorway at Junction 18 Dundalk

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Judgement reserved in family’s bid for inquiry into Seamus Ludlow murder

Judgement has been reserved on a local family’s bid to have the State set up commissions of inquiry into the murder of a Mountpleasant man in 1967. The three-day High