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Man charged in relation to murder of dad-of-five in Kilkenny

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Liam OSullivan

Liam OSullivan

Liam OSullivan

A man has been charged in relation to the murder of dad-of-five Liam O'Sullivan (46) in Co Kilkenny.

The man (33), was charged this morning following a garda investigation into the incident that took place on Castlecomer Road, Co Kilkenny, in the early hours of Thursday morning.

The man is due to appear before Kilkenny District Court today at 12pm.

A garda spokesperson said: "Gardaí investigating the murder of a 46 year-old man on Castlecomer Road, Kilkenny in the early hours of Thursday morning, 6th February 2020 have charged a 33 year-old man in relation to the incident

The man, who was charged this morning, is due to appear before Kilkenny District Court at 12pm, this afternoon, 8th February 2020.

"Gardaí are continuing to appeal to anyone who may have information in relation to this incident to come forward. Gardaí are particularly appealing to anyone who was in the Castlecomer Road / Gas House Lane area between 3.30am and 5.30am on Thursday, 6th February 2020, including any road users who may have camera footage."

Anyone with information is asked to contact Kilkenny Garda Station on 056 777 5000.

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