Advertisement
News

Man arrested in connection to Killarney murder due to be charged or released within hour

Aug 18, 2022 13:08 By radiokerrynews
Man arrested in connection to Killarney murder due to be charged or released within hour Man arrested in connection to Killarney murder due to be charged or released within hour
Share this article

The man arrested in connection with the murder of Miriam Burns in Killarney is due to be charged or released in the next hour.

A man in his 50s has been detained at Killarney Garda Station since Tuesday.

Gardaí searched two areas in Killarney yesterday afternoon in a bid to locate clothing and material they believe is connected to Ms Burns’ death.

Advertisement

It’s understood the man who was arrested on Tuesday was known to the victim and was helping gardaí carrying out those searches.

GardaĂ­ had 24 hours to question the man, however time also must be added to give the arrested a chance for breaks and for any medical examinations.

The suspect is currently being interviewed for a fourth time and it’s expected that he will be either charged or released by 1.40pm today.

Advertisement

Miriam Burns, who was in her 70s, was discovered with unexplained injuries in her home in Ardshanavooley on Monday.

 

 

Tags used in this article
Share this article
Advertisement

RadioKerry Newsletter

Sign up now to keep up to date with the latest news.

Processing your request...

You are subscribed now! please check your email to confirm your subscription.