Paul Wells jnr leaving court on Monday  after his sentence hearing. He was remanded on continuing bail. Photograph:  Collins Courts

The daughter of murderer Paul Wells snr, who dismembered the body of Kenneth O’Brien and dumped it in a suitcase in the Grand Canal, has said her fami(...)

Gardaí along the Grand Canal at Ardclough, Co Kildare. Paul Wells snr admitted chopping up the body of Kenneth O’Brien and dumping his remains in the canal in a suitcase and shopping bags.  File photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

A man who was jailed for life on Tuesday for murdering his friend and then dismembering his body with a chainsaw is suspected by gardaí of being invol(...)

Kenneth O’Brien

A Dublin man has been jailed for life for murdering his friend and dismembering his corpse with a chainsaw before dumping the body parts in the Grand (...)

Kenneth O’Brien: shot dead by Paul Wells

A jury will resume deliberating on Tuesday morning in the trial of a murder accused who ‘chopped’ his friend up with a chainsaw after shooting him in (...)

Seán Gillane SC said there was a body of evidence which established beyond any doubt that Paul Wells snr murdered Kenneth O’Brien. Photograph: Dave Meehan

The prosecutor in the trial of a man who shot his friend and dismembered his remains has told the jury that the deceased was not just murdered but exe(...)

Kenneth O’Brien: his body was dismembered and thrown in the Grand Canal.

A murder trial has heard that a laptop seized from the accused man’s home was used to search ferry times hours before he admits shooting his friend an(...)

A man whose chainsaw dismembered body was found in a Dublin canal was killed by a bullet fired into his head at point blank range, destroying his brai(...)

A Dublin murder accused who shot his friend and “chopped him into pieces” has claimed the deceased offered him €20,000 to kill the mother of his child(...)

 Kenneth O’Brien. Photograph: Garda/PA Wire

A Dublin man who shot his friend in the back of his head then used the friend’s chainsaw to dismember his body,a trial has heard. He described the s(...)

Kenneth O’Brien who was shot   dead and whose remains were dismembered  and  later found in the Grand Canal.

A murder trial has been adjourned at the Central Criminal Court after jurors were targeted in what’s thought to be a phone scam, where the caller clai(...)

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