Monday 23 April 2018

Fr Tony Ryan: We were badly let down and live in fear

The scene outside Doon in Co. Limerick
The scene outside Doon in Co. Limerick
Gardaí at the scene in Doon where John O’Donoghue collapsed and died after being confronted by intruders at his home

Fr Tony Ryan

Our community is in grief. On Thursday afternoon, John O'Donoghue was returning to his home in Doon to finish off a project he was working on.

I knew John well. He was a very quiet person, a lovely man who was extremely gifted in carpentry.

John and his sister Christina were walking back towards their home when John noticed the side door had been smashed open.

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