Mark Burke

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Noel Burke, father of Mark Burke. “It was not unusual for Mark to go missing for weeks on end, says Noel, “but we’d always know where to find him”. Photograph: Tom Honan

Mark Burke disappeared in Dublin on July 28th, 2014, and his partial remains, which had to be identified through DNA, were found at Thornton’s recycli(...)

Kenneth O’Brien: his torso was found in a suitcase by walkers at the Grand Canal near Celbridge, Co Kildare

Though cases of dead bodies being dismembered are rare, there have been a number in Ireland in recent years. While one might associate such barbarity(...)

Mark Burke’s partial remains were found at a west Dublin recycling plant in 2014.

Gardaí have appealed for witnesses who could help them establish the last movements of a 36-year-old man whose dismembered body was found at a waste r(...)

Family, friends and supporters of Mark Burke in Dún Laoghaire at Eblana Avenue where he was last seen. His body was discovered on July 31st 2014 in Thorntons recycling plant at Ballymount. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

They were the final known footsteps of a father of seven in the days before his dismembered body was recovered at a waste recycling plant in west Dubl(...)

 Noel Burke Snr and Noel Burke Jnr, father and brother of the late Mark Burke pictured leaving the Dublin City Coroners Court this afternoon. Photograph: Colin Keegan, Collins Dublin

There may have been an attempt made to dissolve Mark Burke’s body in acid before his dismembered remains were discovered in a recycling plant in 2014,(...)

Gardaí believe people have information which could help their investigation into the death of Mark Burke.

An appeal for information on the death of Mark Burke (37), from Dublin, has been made by the Crimestoppers charity. Burke, a father of six, was last s(...)

 The scene at the Thorntons Recycling plant on Kileen Road, Ballyfermot last August. Photograph: Colin Keegan/ Collins Dublin.

A cause of death has not been established for a homeless man whose body parts were discovered at a recycling facility last summer, Dublin Coroner’s Co(...)

Mark Burke (37) of Dún Laoghaire has been identified as the man whose body parts were found at a recycling plant.

Gardaí have identified a man whose body parts were discovered at a recycling facility in Dublin in July. The remains are those of Mark Burke (37) of D(...)

Mark Burke has been confirmed as the man whose remains were found in a recycling facility in July of this year

Gardaí have identified a man whose dismembered remains were found at a recycling facilityin Ballyfermot last July as Mark Burke. Mr Burke (37) was fro(...)