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French accused out for funeral

THE WEXFORD woman awaiting trial in relation to the death of young Wexford mother, Rebecca French, has been given 24-hour release to attend her fathers funeral.

Helen Connors, who is currently on remand in Dochas Womens Prison in Dublin, was granted the release on compassionate grounds, a Garda source has confirmed.

A number of strict conditions are attached to her release.

Helen Connors is awaiting trial for impeding the investigation into the death of 32-year-old mother of two Rebecca French who was found dead in the boot of her burning car on October 9, 2009.