Shane Geoghegan was shot dead  as he walked home from work in a case of mistaken identity.

An inquest into the death of rugby player Shane Geoghegan today has recorded a verdict of murder.Limerick Coroner’s Court heard medical evidence the 2(...)

John Dundon, who was jailed for life by the Special Criminal Court on Tuesday for the murder of Shane Geoghegan.
The Dundon legacy

It’s a wet Thursday afternoon and Mattie Collins is standing at the doorway of his home on Clarina Avenue. It’s no more than 30 metres from Hyde Ro(...)

John Dundon is driven under escort from the Special Criminal Court yesterday after he was  sentenced to life in prison for the murder of rugby player Shane Geoghegan. Photograph: Eric Luke

John Dundon had tried everything to avoid this day of reckoning.He had gone to the highest courts available to defer his trial until next year. That f(...)

April Collins: The court heard her evidence was credible but described her actions as “ reprehensible” in not acting to avert the shooting. Photograph: Press 22

John Dundon Dundon, who turns 31 later this month, has served lengthy prison sentences for threats to kill. Now, he faces a life-sentence for murder.H(...)

 John Dundon is driven under escort, from the Special Criminal Court, after being sentenced to life in prison for the murder of rugby player Shane Geoghegan, yesterday. Photograph: Eric Luke

Carl O’BrienFive years after a murder which shook the city of Limerick and shocked the entire country, John Dundon has begun a life sentence for killi(...)

A 2006 file photograph of John Dundon.

Career criminal John Dundon has plenty of form in threatening to kill people.With two such convictions and lengthy prison sentences behind him, and no(...)

The Special Criminal Court has found that John Dundon was responsible for the killing of rugby player Shane Geoghegan in Limerick almost five years ago.

John Dundon has been sentenced to life in prison for the murder of rugby player Shane Geoghegan in Limerick almost five years ago.The Special Criminal(...)

MrJustice Nicholas Kearns: presided over the trial at the Special Criminal Court.  Photograph: Eric Luke

A court has been told John Dundon’s carelessness in describing a man he wanted killed caused the death of innocent rugby player Shane Geoghegan. The S(...)

 John Dundon who is on trial for the murder of Garryowen player Shane Geoghegan in 2008.

The prosecution has closed its case in the trial of Limerick man John Dundon, who is accused of murdering rugby player Shane Geoghegan almost five yea(...)

Shane Geoghegan: murdered in a case of mistaken identity in Limerick in November, 2008

The chief prosecution witness in a Limerick murder trial has said she should not feel guilty about Shane Geoghegan’s murder, despite knowing about the(...)