Saturday 18 November 2017

Gardaí make another arrest in relation to murder of grandmother Patricia O'Connor

Patricia O'Connor
Patricia O'Connor
Garda technical team at the home of Patricia O’Connor. Photo: Stephen Collins/Collins Photos
Flowers left outside the house in Mountain View Park where Patricia O’Connor lived. Photo: Arthur Carron
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Gardaí investigating the murder of Patricia O'Connor have made another arrest in relation to the case.

Gardaí in Bray arrested a 40-year-old man this morning in the Dublin area.

He is currently detained at Bray Garda Station under the provisions of Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act, 1984.

A 32-year-old man who is accused of murdering the Dublin grandmother was further remanded in custody earlier this month.

Garda technical team at the home of Patricia O’Connor. Photo: Stephen Collins/Collins Photos
Garda technical team at the home of Patricia O’Connor. Photo: Stephen Collins/Collins Photos

Kieran Green, with an address at Mountain View Park in Rathfarnham, Dublin, faced his fifth hearing when he appeared again via video-link before Judge Victor Blake at Cloverhill District Court on Thursday, September 14.

Judge Blake remanded Mr Green in continuing custody to appear again at the same court on September 28 next.

Flowers left outside the house in Mountain View Park where Patricia O’Connor lived. Photo:
Arthur Carron
Flowers left outside the house in Mountain View Park where Patricia O’Connor lived. Photo: Arthur Carron

The killing allegedly took place at Mountain View Park between May 29 and May 30 last. Directions from the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) have been sought.

The victim's remains were found scattered across the Wicklow mountains, has been further remanded in custody.

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