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# Co Louth

Last week
21st May 2023 - 27th May 2023
# Co Louth
Man (80s) dies after being struck by car in Drogheda this afternoon
The incident happened at around 2.30pm at the junction of West Street and Dominic Street.
This year
# Crash
Man (20s) dies following collision between motorbike and car in Co Louth
The incident happened at approximately 12.45pm on the R168 at Collon.
Last year
# Courts
Man to face Special Criminal Court trial over 2013 robbery at Lordship Credit Union
The 31-year-old man was arrested yesterday evening at Dublin Airport following his extradition from the UK.
# Drogheda
Gardaí appeal for nuclear gauge and other items taken from a van in Co Louth
The gauge contains a radioactive source, and was taken sometime between last night and this morning.
All time
# Co Louth
First case of grey seal preying on a harbour porpoise recorded in Ireland
The incident was documented off Co Louth last month.
# Omeath
Man (30s) arrested over alleged assault and false imprisonment in Co Louth
It’s understood two men were held against their will at a house on 7 May.
# Co Louth
Two fully vaccinated staff at Dundalk nursing home test positive for Covid-19
Neither staff member are showing symptoms “of any sort” of Covid-19, the nursing home said.
# Arrests
Two men arrested after Garda car rammed on M1 in Co Louth
Investigations are ongoing. No gardaí were injured.
# Co Louth
Man (20s) arrested following discovery of suspected cannabis grow house in Dundalk
The total value of the plants and drugs seized is believed to be in excess of €310,000.
# Courts
Man appears in court charged with alleged false imprisonment and assault of female jogger
The offences are alleged to have taken place at Oldbridge, Co Meath yesterday.
# Ardee
Driver arrested after travelling at 211km/h on M1
The driver was charged with dangerous driving.
# Drug seizure
Three charged over seizure of cocaine and cannabis worth €900k in Louth
The three people were arrested on Sunday morning.
# Drogheda Feud
Gardaí renew appeal for information on shooting in Louth caravan park last week
Gardaí believe the murder was part of the ongoing feud between criminal gangs in Drogheda.
# Jennifer McBride
'My mam deserves justice': Daughter of Irene White appeals to public for information
“The ultimate goal would be to have [the mastermind] before the courts and charged,” Jennifer McBride told RTÉ’s Prime Time.
# north drogheda
Gardaí investigating after man (20s) injured in feud-related shooting in Drogheda
The incident took place at approximately 8.20pm .
# Drogheda
Two houses attacked with petrol bombs in Drogheda overnight
They come less than 48 hours after a gunman opened fire and sprayed bullets at a house.
# Co Louth
Woman (30s) arrested after cannabis worth almost €1m seized in Drogheda
A search was carried out in the Drogheda area at 9am today.
# Co Louth
Ardee investigation: Woman's body removed to hospital for post-mortem
A 32-year-old man arrested yesterday remains in custody.
# Co Louth
Garda probe after car mounts pavement and strikes three people in Ardee
Two young women and a man aged 53 were struck by the car shortly after 1am.
# louth district court
Man charged over €1 million seizure of cannabis herb
The seizure was made on Thursday – the man appeared in court yesterday.
# Co Louth
Teenager charged with murder of Cameron Reilly
Cameron Reilly was found dead in Dunleer in May.
# Co Louth
Rape conviction quashed over ruling that prevented girl (15) being asked about contraceptive pill
The man was sentenced to eight years imprisonment on 29 July 2016.
# Dunleer
Teen arrested in Cameron Reilly murder investigation released without charge
Cameron Reilly was found dead in a field in Dunleer, Co Louth last month.
# Louth
Gardaí say Dundalk attack 'random and unprovoked' - terrorism has not yet been ruled out
An 18-year-old Egyptian man has been arrested.
# Co Louth
Human remains uncovered by Gardaí in Dundalk are 'historical'
The remains are not connected to any ongoing investigation.
# drogheda drought
Saucepans, tankers, and cancelled holidays: How the Irish town with no water is pulling together
Thousands will be left without drinkable water for at least six days.
# Missing
Gardaí begin search in Louth as part of investigation of missing couple
William ‘Willie’ Maughan and Anastasija ‘Ana’ Varslavane were last seen in Meath on 14 April 2015.
# Ballybinaby
Young man killed in one-car collision in Louth last night
Gardaí in Dundalk are appealing for witnesses.
# ice house
Man arrested in connection to murder of Irene White in 2005
White was found fatally stabbed in her home.
# Co Louth
Teenager who was missing from Dundalk found safe and well
The 17-year-old was reported missing last week.
# dwaawda
So there's a death metal band from the US called 'Drogheda'
Because of course.
# scupty wap
17 things you'll get if you grew up in Dundalk
Mon the Town.
# Co Louth
Driver flees scene after rolling car onto its roof
This happened in the early hours of this morning.
# Courts
Children at childcare centre may have to be relocated following picket protest by builder
A Circuit Court judge today granted a restraining order against Dublin builder Colm Brady on foot of the protests
# Drogheda
Family escape house blaze in early hours following suspected arson attack
The incident happened shortly after midnight in the Ballsgrove area of Drogheda, Co Louth.
# louth men can't jump
This Dundalk lad went on a bungee jump, and his reaction was priceless (and NSFW)
“Push me. PUSH ME!”
# The Hangover
Irish whiskey is going through a resurgence - but not everyone will enjoy it
One of Ireland’s best-known whiskey makers has some warnings for the industry.
# Co Louth
Suspected BSE case is '80% likely' to test positive for the disease
If it’s confirmed, it will be the first case of BSE found in Ireland since 2013.
# Co Louth
Death of man in Dundalk not being treated as suspicious
A man who was arrested in being released without charge.
# ya like them apples
Ireland's biggest fruit-and-veg supplier is buying up big in North America
Total Produce now has a share in businesses spanning the continent.