Killers

1 x 52'

A profile of one of the most infamous murder cases of recent times which shocked the Irish nation - the murder of Rachel O'Reilly by her husband Joe.

This fascinating documentary features a mix of dramatic reconstruction, news archive and recorded interviews with those close to Rachel and those closest to the murder case. First thought to be the victim of a bungled robbery, it soon emerged that police investigating the case believed Rachel had known her killer. This film tells the real story of all of the events surrounding the murder; the discovery of Rachel's body, the painstaking investigation into her death, the arrest, trials and subsequent convictions of her husband and the intense media interest that followed the case from the outset.

A CoCo Television Production for RTÉ