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# Ballyfermot

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# kildare and dublin
Gardaí launch separate appeals to find missing man and teenage boy
A 35-year-old man and 17-year-old boy have gone missing from Maynooth and Ballyfermot respectively.
# Investigation
Father makes emotional appeal to find son's killer: 'Why did they do that to Mark? He was harmless'
The remains of Mark Burke were found at Thornton’s Recycling facility in July 2014.
# ballyer
13 of the most Ballyfermot things that ever happened
A bunch of legends.
# le Fanu Drive
Man (19) shot in leg in Ballyfermot
No arrests have been made and investigations are ongoing.
# High Court
€3 million for boy left with "catastrophic injuries" after Caesarean section
He now has cerebral palsy. The judge paid tribute to his family.
# loving tribute
In full: Kenneth O'Brien's father pays tribute to his "intelligent, handsome and loving" son
“We feel so privileged and honoured to be able to say Kenneth was our son.”
# Repeat Offender
Murderer convicted of burning down a family home days after he was released from prison
A woman rescued her mother and younger brother from the house.
# Ballyfermot
Teenager killed after two motorbikes collide
Another man has been brought to hospital.
# Next Level
You can buy battered Oreos in this one Dublin chipper
A new frontier.
# Ballyfermot
Heroin worth €1 million seized in car search
Two men were arrested as part of the operation targeting organised crime.
# Ballyfermot
Shock as 'masked man with baton' robs charity vet clinic
The Irish Blue Cross’ Ballyfermot clinic is moving to a new location after it was robbed last week.
# Ballyfermot
Two men taken to hospital after car crashes into bus stop
Gardaí could not confirm reports the car was stolen.
# Ballyfermot
Female Garda hospitalised after patrol car is rammed
Three men have been arrested in connection with the incident.
# Dublin
Two gardaí assaulted after stopping motorcycle in Ballyfermot
Both men sustained serious facial injuries and one remains in hospital.
# bawnogue
Gardaí search land in Dublin after tip-offs about disappearance of Barry Corcoran
The man has been missing since last month and was last seen in Ballyfermot.
# News Fix
Here's What Happened Today: Saturday
A shooting in Dublin, Labour’s popularity and war veterans had everyone talking today.
# Cherry Orchard Parade
Man's body discovered in Ballyfermot
A firearm was found nearby.
# Gun Crime
Shots fired at house in Ballyfermot in broad daylight
The incident happened at 10am today.
# Courts
7-year-old girl who saw her father shot dead at her Dublin home describes what happened
“I feel a little bit sad and a little happy because my dad is away from the bad boys now,” the girl wrote in her statement which was read out in court.
# Drug Crime
Gardaí seize half a million euro worth of cocaine in Dublin
Two men were arrested in connection to the substantial seizure.
# Ballyfermot
Missing teenager Daniel Murphy found safe and well
He had last been seen on 22 March.
# Missing
Gardaí want help finding a Dublin teenager since Sunday
Daniel Murphy was last seen at about 1am on Sunday morning.
# Arrests
Staff threatened at knife-point in raid at suburban 'Mace' store
Two men have been arrested, and are being questioned over a string of robberies at the store in Palmerstown, west Dublin.
# Dublin
Ballyfermot shooting: Gardaí release 40-year-old man from custody
The shooting of a man in his 30s, which was witnessed by his child, has been condemned by a local councillor as “totally unacceptable”.
# Gun Crime
Man in Ballyfermot shot in front of his child
The man sustained a gunshot wound to the leg and a 40-year-old man has since been arrested.
# Investigation
'Violent struggle' as two gardaí tackled man armed with gun in Ballyfermot
The man was arrested and a gun, ammunition and a knife were seized.
# M50
Man found to be carrying improvised gun after he was arrested for drink driving
The man is currently detained at Ballyfermot Garda Station.
# Witness appeal
Murder investigation launched after young man killed at Dublin warehouse rave
James Griffin died following an attack at a Dublin industrial estate over the weekend.
# parkwest
Post-mortem under way after man killed at industrial estate rave
The man was found at 4am this morning.
# Mark Burke
Human remains found at Dublin recycling centre identified as missing man
Mark Burke from Dun Laoghaire was identified using DNA.
# you're nicked mate
Wanted man nabbed by gardaí after he turned up to fix their heating
The 21-year-old repair-man was recognised before he’d even started work at Ballyfermot Garda Station. A bag of cannabis was also found in his car.
# in 1984
The day a radio contest literally melted-down Dublin's phone network
# appeal
14-year-old Aoife Coogan missing from Ballyfermot
Gardaí are concerned for the teenagers welfare.
# mysteries
Possible sighting of Tom Kennedy hailing taxi in Dublin on night he went missing
A separate mystery – of the man with the brain surgery, whose dismembered remains were found in July – will also feature in tonight’s Crimecall.
# Drug Crime
€150,000 worth of heroin found at Dublin house
A woman in her 50s was arrested at the scene by gardaí yesterday evening.
# Investigation
Man arrested over shooting of boy (6)
Sean Scully was shot in a house in the Ballyfermot area in June.
# Investigation
Neurosurgical screws discovered in skull found at Dublin recycling plant
The identity of the man is not yet known.
# Cocaine
Man charged after gardaí seize €460,000 worth of drugs in Dublin raid
A quantity of cannabis and cocaine was found at the house in Ballyfermot.
# Limb Found
Examination due on human remains found at Dublin recycling plant
A human limb was found at a recycling plant in Ballyfermot late last night.
# Ballyfermot
Parents and teachers fight to keep 'the best school in Ballyfermot' open
One pupil from the De La Salle Primary School said “they’re trying to squash us all into one school but we won’t fit”.