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. (...)

Dean Fitzpatrick’s father Christopher, carrying Dean’s son Leon and followed by Dean’s girlfriend Sarah O’Rourke, arrives at the Holy Trinity church in Donaghmede for Mr Fitzpatrick’s funeral. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

A young man was buried in Dublin yesterday, his friends looking uncomfortable in their white shirts and black interview trousers. They brought a few o(...)

 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(...)

The removal service for Dean Fitzpatrick, who was stabbed to death, at the Holy Trinity church in Donaghmede, Dublin. Picture:Arthur Carron/Collins

Conor Lally Crime Correspondent The burial Dean Fitzpatrick, The 23-year-old father of one was stabbed to death at an apartment in Northern Cross, Mal(...)

Christopher Fitzpatrick, father of  Dean Fitzpatrick, leaves the Four Courts with his late son’s partner Sarah O’Rourke after a High Court hearing. Photograph: Collins Courts

A dispute over the funeral arrangements of Dean Fitzpatrick, who was killed last Saturday in a stabbing incident, has been resolved following High Cou(...)

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

The funeral of Dubliner Dean Fitzpatrick, who was killed last Saturday in a stabbing incident, has been delayed because a dispute over the arrangement(...)

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(...)