Saturday 21 July 2018

Man arrested over murder of mother-of-three in Cork

Nicola Collins
Nicola Collins

A MAN in his 40s has been arrested in connection with the murder of a woman earlier this year.

Mother-of-three Nicola Collins (38) died in a vicious attack at an apartment in Farranree in Cork City early on 27 March.

Gardaí in the city launched a murder investigation after a post mortem exam revealed how she had died from multiple head and neck injuries suffered in a vicious assault.

The man was arrested today, and is currently detained at Mayfield Garda Station under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984

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