Dave Mahon at Dublin District Court today  where the book of evidence was served on him. Photograph: Collins.

A former estate agent has been returned for trial charged with the murder of his partner’s 23-year-old son in a stabbing in Dublin last year.Father-of(...)

The scene at Northern Cross on the Malahide Road where the body of Dean Fitzpatrick was found.

A 43-year-old man was yesterday charged with the murder of his partner’s son, who died following a fatal stabbing last year. (...)

Dave Mahon arriving at Dublin District Court today. Photograph: Collins Courts

A 43-year-old man has been charged with the murder of his partner’s son in Dublin last year. Dave Mahon made no reply in court today when(...)

The late Dean Fitzpatrick (right) with his father, Christopher Fitzpatrick. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Gardaí investigating the fatal stabbing of Dean Fitzpatrick in Dublin last May have released a man they arrested yesterday. The man was detained at ab(...)

The scene at Northern Cross on the Malahide Road where the body of Dean Fitzpatrick was found with stab wounds. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A man has been arrested in connection with the murder of Dean Fitzpatrick in Coolock, Dublin last May.Gardaí arrested the man at about 9.30am this mor(...)

 Christopher Fitzpatrick carries his grandson Leon to his son’s funeral at the Church of the Holy Trinity, Donaghmede, followed by Dean’s partner Sarah O’Rourke. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The mother of stabbing victim Dean Fitzpatrick was unable to attend his funeral this morning due to illness. Audrey Fitzpatrick became unwell last nig(...)

Dean Fitzpatrick’s father, Christopher Fitzpatrick, and aunt, Christine Kenny, lay rosary beads at the scene at Northern Cross where Mr Fitzpatrick was found stabbed. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins Dublin

Gardaí are planning to resubmit a case file to the Director of Public Prosecutions as part of their investigation into the fatal stabbing of Dean Fitz(...)

Members of the Garda near the scene where the scene where Dean Fitzpatrick was fatally stabbed in Northen Cross, Dublin. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

Gardaí believe the evidence of people who witnessed the fatal stabbing of Dean Fitzpatrick will be key to determining the nature of the criminal charg(...)

The scene at Northern Cross on the Malahide Road where the body of Dean Fitzpatrick was found with stab wounds on Saturday night. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

A man arrested in connection with the fatal stabbing of Dean Fitzpatrick in Dublin at the weekend has been released from custody without charge.A Gard(...)