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This Month

  • Murder of Mark Desmond

    Gardaí in Lucan Garda Station are currently investigating the murder of 41 year old Mark Desmond who was shot and fatally wounded at Griffeen Park, Lucan, Co. Dublin on 2nd December 2016 around 7.30pm.

    APPEAL POINTS

    • Gardaí are appealing to anyone who was in the park between 6pm and 10pm on the evening of Friday 2nd December to come forward, especially young people who were in the park and people exercising.
    • Gardaí are appealing to anyone with information in relation to the getaway route and the car, a blue Mazda 6, registration number 05D2928. This car was sold in mid October and recovered on fire at Hayden's Lane just a half a mile away from Griffeen Park. Gardaí are looking for information on the whereabouts of this car between the date of its sale and the date of the murder.
    • Gardaí are also interested in the movements of Mark Desmond on the day he was murdered and in the days and weeks prior to this date.
    • Gardaí are appealing to anyone who may have known Mark Desmond's movements to come forward.

    Gardaí at Lucan Garda Station are investigating. Telephone 01 666 7300

  • Missing Person - Tony Egan

    Gardaí at Portarlington Garda Station are appealing for information in relation to 33 year old Tony Egan, DOB 30/09/1983, who went missing from his home at Newmill Apartments, Portarlington, Co. Laois.

    Tony was reported missing on the evening of Monday 19th September 2016. He was last seen at approximately 8.30pm that evening.

    Tony left his personal belongings including his mobile phone, laptop and his wallet behind him and Gardaí are extremely worried about his safety.

    Tony's mother, Bridget, made an emotional appeal on Crimecall for information on the whereabouts of her son.

    DESCRIPTION

    • 5ft 11'' in height
    • Slim build
    • Brown hair
    • Last seen wearing a black hooded top, black tracksuit bottoms and white runners

    Gardaí at Portarlington Garda Station are investigating. Telephone 057 862 3112.


  • Aggravated Burglary, Baltinglass

    Gardaí at Castledermot Garda Station are investigating an aggravated burglary that occurred on 10th November 2016 at Baltinglass, Co. Wicklow.

    The victim, a 90 year old man was at home watching TV when, at around 8pm, there was knock on the front door. When he opened it, three men burst in demanding money. They were dressed in dark clothing and one of them had an iron bar. One of the men grabbed the victim and pushed him into the kitchen. Another man cut the landline phone wire and two of the men went to the bedroom where they took a quantity of cash. A brief struggle ensued between the victim and one of the raiders before all three fled the scene.

    Less than two weeks before this incident, on 28th October between 1.30pm and 2pm, a man in a silver coloured Kildare registered Toyota Avensis estate car called to the same 90 year old man on the pretence of delivering a socket set for the man's son. The man told the victim that his son had ordered the socket set and he was now due payment. The victim was deceived into handing over €100.

    DESCRIPTION OF CALLER:
    ? Around 40 years of age
    ? 5 foot 6'' to 5 ft 8'' in height
    ? Medium build
    ? Strawberry blonde/ red hair
    ? Well dressed in a brown jacket and trousers

    APPEAL POINTS
    ? Gardaí are appealing to anyone with information on man who called to the injured party on the 28th October to come forward.
    ? Gardaí are trying to establish if this man called to any other resident in the Baltinglass area on this date or at any other time.
    ? Gardaí are also looking for information in relation to the car this man was driving, a silver Toyota Avensis, possibly Kildare registration.
    ? Gardaí are appealing to anyone who may have seen something suspicious in the area between the 28th October and 10th November to come forward.
    ? If you have concerns about bogus callers, consider using a 'bogus caller card' available from your local Garda Station.

    Gardaí at Kildare Garda Station are investigating. Telephone 059-9144112.

  • Evofit

    Gardaí at Templemore Garda Station are investigating a robbery that occurred on 30th June 2016 at Dromard, Clonmore, Co. Tipperary.

    The victim had just returned home around 10.40pm and was sitting in her car outside her house. She heard her dog barking and looked up to see a man walking towards her. The woman got out of her car and spoke to the man who said he was looking for directions to Limerick. He then punched the woman to the left side of her face causing her to fall to the ground. The man then grabbed the strap of her handbag and ran out the front gate into a white van that drove off in the direction of Clonmore.

    The victim compiled an Evofit the suspect.

    DESCRIPTION OF SUSPECT

    • 6 ft in height
    • Aged in his late 40s
    • Stocky build with a chubby face
    • Fair hair, thinning on top
    • Spoke with a foreign accent

    Gardaí at Templemore Garda Station are investigating. Telephone 050 432630.

  • Evofit

    Gardaí at Kilkenny Garda Station are investigating a burglary that occurred on 21st November 2016 at Linton Drive, Co. Kilkenny.

    Between 4pm and 7pm while the house was unoccupied a front window was forced open. A substantial amount of cash and jewellery were stolen during the burglary including two ladies' gold chains, a pearl necklace, two gold bracelets and two pairs of gold earrings.

    One witness recalled seeing a man acting suspiciously in the area at the time of the burglary. The witness compiled an Evofit.

    DESCRIPTION OF SUSPECT
    ? In his mid 20s
    ? Between 5ft 8'' to 5ft 10'' in height
    ? Had a goatee beard
    ? Wearing a black or dark coloured wool hat and a light coloured hooded jumper

    Gardaí in Kilkenny Garda Station are investigating. Telephone 056-7775000.

  • Wanted on Warrant

    The Gardaí at the Garda Extradition Unit are looking for information on the current whereabouts of 33 year old Lithuanian national Marius Civinskas, DOB 13/07/1983.

    DESCRIPTION
    ? 5ft 11' tall
    ? Medium build
    ? Straight dark hair

    Gardaí at Garda Extradition Unit are investigating. Telephone 01-6662717.

  • Wanted on Warrant

    The Gardaí at the Garda Extradition Unit are also looking for information on the current whereabouts 30 year old Zaneta Adamajtys, DOB 30/08/1986.

    DESCRIPTION
    ? 5ft 4'' in height
    ? Medium build
    ? Black hair, brown eyes
    ? Tattoos on her lower right leg
    ? Last known address in Letterkenny

    Gardaí at Garda Extradition Unit are investigating. Telephone 01-6662717.

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