Gardaí have launched a murder investigation into the death of 64-year-old Offaly man Thomas Dooley. Thomas Dooley was found dead in his home in Sister Senan Court, Edenderry, Co. Offaly on Sunday the 16th of February last. Following a post-mortem held on the 17th of February, his death was upgraded to a murder.
Thomas Dooley was last seen alive at lunchtime on Tuesday 11th February. Did you see any suspicious activity in the area of Sr. Senan Court, in Edenderry, from Tuesday the 11th of February?
Do you have any information about the murder of Thomas Dooley?
Josephine Pender last saw her daughter Fiona on the 22nd August 1996. Fiona was 25 years old and seven and a half months pregnant. The two were out shopping for baby clothes, in Tullamore with Fiona's thirteen-year-old brother, John. Her family were looking forward to the birth of the baby. The previous year Fiona's other brother Mark had been killed in a road accident and the baby was giving hope to a family grieving.
17 years later, the family are still looking for answers about what happened to her as Gardaí re-launch their investigation.
Do you have any information in relation to the disappearance of Fiona Pender?
On December the 13th, 2013 at around 5:20am three brothers, in their 60's, were asleep in their home in Ashtown Upper, Roundwood, County Wicklow, when four armed men broke in. The brothers, were held in their rooms and robbed, threatened and assaulted. Later they were moved to the living room of their home, with a shotgun pointed at them. The gang were in the house for over an hour. They got away with cash, driving off in the direction of Roundwood village. Two of the brothers suffered head injuries and all needed medical attention.
The brothers gave a good description of one of their attackers and worked with Gardaí to create a CD or photo fit of the man. They described him as: 16-17 years old, around 5'6" tall, with an average build, round face and fair hair.
A BMW was seen outside the brothers' house during the raid. It is described as a two door, Bottle Green, 3 Series BMW, '91-2000 model.
Can you help identify a person from the CD fit and description?
Did you see a green BMW in the Roundwood area on the morning of the 13th of December?
On the 6th of December last, at 9:30 in the morning, the post office on Duke Street in Athy was already busy with customers. Outside two men pulled up on a motorbike and were joined by a man standing on the street. While one man remained on the bike, the other two burst into the post office. One was brandishing a handgun, he kept the crowd under control while the other man got behind the counter and demanded cash. The two men ran from the post office with a significant amount of cash. Outside, they forced a woman out of her car at gunpoint and made their getaway in her car.
The motorbike used in the raid was stolen from Sandyford, Dublin 18, on the 16th April 2013. It was a Yamaha Fazer 600, dark blue in colour. Do you know where that Yamaha bike registration 07D33351, was between April16th and the 6th of December 2013? The bike was abandoned after the raid in Farmhill, outside Athy.
The silver Peugeot 307, partial reg. 07KK carjacked after the raid was discovered on the 16th of December in Granby Row, Carlow. Did you see it being parked up, or during the 10 days after the raid in? It.
The raider who went behind the counter was described as 30 - 35 years old, 5'10" - 6' tall, with a slim light build, ginger or dark blond hair and sallow complexion. He had a black ink tattoo around 2" wide running across his back over his belt-line. He wore grey Converse runners and a black 'Superdry' jacket with orange logo. Can you help identify this man?
Esra Uyran has not been seen since the 23rd of February 2011. She left her home at Collinstown Grove, Clondalkin at around 7.15 on that Wednesday morning. She left in the family car, saying she'd be back in a few minutes, leaving her husband minding their two-year-old son. She has not been seen since. Gardai found her car that evening in a car park at Bray Head.
On the 3rd anniversary of her disappearance, we reappeal for any information about Esra's disappearance.