Body recovered from River Slaney

The body of a woman was recovered from the River Slaney at lunch time today and taken to University Hospital Waterford for a post mortem examination. She has been named locally as Stephanie O’Connor, (51), from Slí na Sláine, Enniscorthy. Ms. O’Connor had been reported missing by concerned family members yesterday afternoon and An GardaContinue reading “Body recovered from River Slaney”

M11 reopens following crash

By Dan Walsh The M11 Southbound has reopened to traffic shortly before 10pm tonight following a serious traffic collision earlier this evening. Details of the collision are sketchy, but some sources claim it involved a truck and a car. One person was airlifted to hospital. The road had been closed in both directions between junctionsContinue reading “M11 reopens following crash”

Traffic restrictions around Wexford Park

Wexford Garda Division have announced traffic restrictions around Wexford Park tomorrow (Saturday) where a crowd in the region of 12,500 will gather for ceremonies linked to the switch-on of the new floodlights and the Walsh Cup hurling game at 6pm featuring Wexford and Kilkenny. Gardaí say that traffic restrictions will be in place around WexfordContinue reading “Traffic restrictions around Wexford Park”

€164,000 drugs seized in Wexford town

Gardaí in Wexford seized approximately €164,000 worth of suspected cocaine and arrested and charged one man following the search of a residence in Wexford town on Thursday as part of Operation Tara. At approximately 5.30pm, Gardaí conducted a search under warrant where approximately €164,000 worth of suspected cocaine and a small quantity of suspected cannabisContinue reading “€164,000 drugs seized in Wexford town”

Investigation follows Milehouse burglary

By Dan Walsh Gardaí at Enniscorthy Station are investigating a burglary which took place at Milehouse, Enniscorthy, on Monday evening and are seeking assistance from the public in relation to a burglary at a private house yesterday evening between 5.20pm and 7.30pm. An electronic safe was stolen from the property and Gardaí are aware thatContinue reading “Investigation follows Milehouse burglary”

Drugs crime in Curracloe area

By Dan Walsh Gardaí attached to the Wexford Divisional Burglary Response Unit while conducting an anti-crime checkpoint in the Curracloe area over the weekend intercepted a suspicious vehicle. After a search of the vehicle cannabis with a value of €2,000 was recovered. One person was arrested and charged with drug offences to appear at aContinue reading “Drugs crime in Curracloe area”

Same day crime spree strikes in Caim

By Dan Walsh Gardai at Enniscorthy is asking householders and property owners in the Caim/Clonroche areas, in particular, to be extra vigilant following four burglaries in an afternoon in the district on New Year’s Eve. The crimes were committed at; Killoughrim, Caim, between 4pm and 7pm Knockmore, Caim, between 3pm and 8pm. Cloheadon, Caim, betweenContinue reading “Same day crime spree strikes in Caim”

Teenager missing from Bridgetown

Gardaí in Wexford are appealing to the public for assistance in tracing 16-year-old Daniel O’Mahony, who was last seen in the Bridgetown area of County Wexford on Friday, 30th December,. Daniel is described as being 6ft in height, of medium build with short dark hair and brown eyes. It’s understood Daniel may have travelled toContinue reading “Teenager missing from Bridgetown”

Gorey Garda injured on duty

By Dan Walsh A Gorey-based Garda is recovering from shoulder and arm injuries after being hit by a stolen car and dragged some distance in an incident in the town in the early hours of Tuesday morning. Gardaí are investigating an incident of endangerment and the theft of a car from a residential premises inContinue reading “Gorey Garda injured on duty”