Man shot and killed beside Eddie Rockets Citywest

Gardaí are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred at Fortunestown Lane, Tallaght, Dublin 24 at approximately 9.20pm this evening, Monday September 18th 2017. One man aged in his late 20’s, suffered gunshot wounds.

The injured man received medical assistance at the scene but was pronounced dead a short time later. A post mortem is to be arranged.

The scene at Fortunestown Lane is preserved pending a Garda technical examination.

Investigating Gardaí are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information, particularly those who may have been in the vicinity of Fortunestown Lane Tallaght to contact the incident room at Tallaght Garda Station on 01-666 6000, The Garda Confidential Line 1800 666111 or any Garda Station.

Man shot Fortunestown Lane, Tallaght

Updated: 22:57

The injured man received medical assistance at the scene but was pronounced dead a short time later. A post mortem is to be arranged.

Gardaí at Tallaght are investigating a shooting incident which occurred at Fortunestown Lane Tallaght Dublin 24 at approximately 9.20pm this evening (Monday September 18th 2017) A man believed to be in his 20s received a number of gunshot wounds.

Emergency services are currently at the scene.

Infant Homicide, Poddle Park Area, Crumlin

Gardaí in Crumlin are investigating a homicide of an infant child (male) that occurred this evening, Monday, 10th July, 2017 at approximately 7 p.m. in the Poddle Park area of Crumlin.

An adult female (early 40s) was also injured in the incident and has been taken to St. James Hospital where her condition is described as serious.

The discovery was made when Gardaí were called to a house in Poddle Park. The infant was pronounced dead at the scene.

The State Pathologist has been notified and the Garda Technical Bureau bas been requested to examine the scene. The scene is currently preserved.

An incident room has been established at Crumlin Garda Station.

Missing person Shahbaz Ahmed Qureshi

Gardaí wish to seek the public’s assistance in tracing the whereabouts of Shahbaz Ahmed Qureshi who is missing from Clanbrassil St., Dublin, 8

Shahbaz was last seen in the early hours of the 5th March 2017 on Richmond Avenue, Dublin 3. He is described as being 6 ft tall with black hair, brown eyes and has a black goatee beard. When last seen he was wearing dark colour clothing.

Anyone who has seen Shahbaz or who can assist in locating him is asked to contact Coolock Garda Station on 01-6664200, The Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station.

€37 Million worth of cannabis seized in Dublin

As part of ongoing joint investigations targeting Organised Crime Groups operating in this jurisdiction, a joint intelligence led Operation was conducted by Revenue’s Customs Service and the Drugs & Organised Crime Bureau supported by officers from the Dublin Metropolitan Region.

This investigation resulted in the identification and interception of a consignment which arrived into Dublin. A subsequent search today the 20th January 2017, has resulted in the seizure of 1,873 kg cannabis. The controlled drugs seized have an estimated street value of €37.5 million. Joint Investigations by Revenue and An Garda Síochána are continuing both domestically and internationally with regard to this significant seizure of controlled drugs destined for the Irish Market.

4 month old death woman arrested

Gardaí are investigating the sudden and unexplained death of a 4-month-old baby boy following an incident at a residence in Bohola, Co. Mayo on the 28th of December 2016.

The baby was taken by Ambulance to Mayo University Hospital, Castlebar and later removed to Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital, Crumlin where he was pronounced dead on the 1st January 2017.

A post-mortem examination has been carried out by the State Pathologist and a preliminary report has been forwarded to investigating Gardaí. Details of the report are not being released for operational reasons.

A woman aged in her 20s was arrested yesterday (11/1/2017) as part of the investigation. She is currently detained at Claremorris Garda Station under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984.

The investigation is ongoing.

Alva O’Leary 14 last seen in Rathmines

Gardaí in Rathmines are seeking the public’s assistance in tracing the whereabouts of Alva O’Leary, 14 years old who is missing from her home since the 9th January 2017.

Alva was last seen at approximately 9.15pm on the 9th January in the Orwell area of Rathmines Dublin 6. Alva is 5’3’’in height, slim and has long blonde hair. She was wearing a red jacket, dark jeans/leggings and Adidas white runners when she was last seen

Gardaí and Alva’s family are very concerned for her and asking anyone who has seen her or who can assist in locating her to contact Rathmines Garda Station on 01 666700, the Garda Confidential Line on 1 800 666 111 or any Garda Station.

Sexual assault on 18-year-old Blanchardstown

A man in his 20s has been arrested by Gardaí from Blanchardstown investigating an alleged sexual assault of an 18-year-old woman in the Littlepace area of Dublin 15 in the early hours of the 18th of December.

It is understood the incident occurred at approximately 4am shortly after the woman had alighted from a Nitelink bus on Littlepace Road. While walking home she was approached, threatened and assaulted by a lone male. The woman managed to fend off her attacker and raise the alarm by flagging down a passing Taxi before alerting Gardaí. Her phone was also taken during the incident.

A man was arrested in the west Dublin area yesterday (5/1/2017) by investigating Gardaí and is currently detained under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984 at Blanchardstown Garda Station.

Update 22:00 2016/01/06:

The man in his 20’s who had been arrested by Gardaí in Blanchardstown investigating an alleged sexual assault of an 18 year old woman in the Littlepace area of Dublin 15 is scheduled to appear before Criminal Court of Justice Number 2, tomorrow morning Saturday 7th January, 2017 at 1030a.m. charged in connection with the incident.

Susanne Krauss missing person

Gardaí at Portlaoise are seeking the public’s assistance in tracing the whereabouts of Susanne Krauss who is missing from the Dublin Road area of the town. Susanne, who is in her early 50s, has been missing since 3rd January, 2017.

Susanne is described as 5’9″ in height, slim build, dark hair and a pale complexion, and when last seen she was wearing a purple top, blue jeans and carrying a blue handbag. Susanne is a German national.

Gardaí are concerned for Susanne and asking anyone who has seen her or who can assist in locating her to contact Portlaoise Garda Station on 057 – 8674100, the Garda Confidential Line on 1 800 666 111 or any Garda Station.