Man who beat young mother Jasmine McMonagle to death in ‘horrific attack’ convicted of manslaughter

Richard Burke (32) was found not guilty of murder but guilty of manslaughter by diminished responsibilityBurke told gardaí he and Ms McMonagle had been fighting and he ‘went ballistic’

Jasmine McMonagle

Eoin Reynolds

RICHARD Burke, who beat his "on and off" partner Jasmine McMonagle to death as she crouched in a corner of her kitchen in a "senseless and horrific" attack, has been cleared of murder but found guilty of manslaughter.