Bobby Ryan

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Garda forensics and a diver at work near a slurry tank Bobby Ryan’s body  was discovered at the back of farm in Fawnagown outside Tipperary town. Photograph: Press 22

Of all the twists and turns in the murder trial of Tipperary farmer Patrick Quirke, the revelation that gardaí searching for his victim’s body acted o(...)

Patrick Quirke was jailed for life for the murder of Bobby Ryan. Photograph: Tom Honan/The Irish Times.

Men like Patrick Quirke who begin life terms having never been in jail usually struggle at the start of their sentence, according to informed sources.(...)

A copy of the letter written to the Sunday Independent Dear Patricia column by Patrick Quirke in 2011.

Convicted murderer Patrick Quirke wrote a letter to an agony aunt which revealed his state of mind and was published in a national newspaper four mont(...)

Patrick Quirke (50), of Breanshamore, Co Tipperary, at court on Wednesday. Photograph: Collins Courts

A retired policewoman who got involved in the search for murdered man Bobby Ryan has praised An Garda Síochána for its persistence throughout the case(...)

Patrick Quirke arriving at the Courts of Criminal Justice. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins Dublin

Patrick Quirke’s defence team repeatedly argued that the Garda had made serious mistakes or “systems failures” during the investigation in a bid to su(...)

 Patrick Quirke and his wife Imelda  arriving at the Courts of Criminal Justice  where he was convicted of the murder of Bobby Ryan. Photograph:  Colin Keegan, Collins Dublin

Tipperary farmer Patrick Quirke (50) stared straight ahead as the jury’s decision that he was guilty of murder was read out in the Central Criminal Co(...)

Patrick Quirke (50) arriving at court during his murder trial. File photograph: Collins.

In Court 13 at the Central Criminal Court in Dublin for nearly three months, the family of Bobby “Mr Moonlight” Ryan sat with quiet dignity while deta(...)

Bobby Ryan

Patrick Quirke The accused (50) denied murdering Bobby Ryan but accepted he had an affair with Mary Lowry and fell in love with her. Patri(...)

Patrick Quirke (50) of Breanshamore, Co Tipperary, pictured leaving court on Monday. Photograph: Collins Courts

Tipperary farmer Patrick Quirke has been sentenced to life in prison after being found guilty of the murder of part-time DJ Bobby Ryan. The jury del(...)

Patrick Quirke (50) at court with his wife, Imelda. He is charged with the murder of 52-year-old Bobby Ryan. Photograph: Collins Courts

The jury in the trial of a 50-year-old farmer charged with murdering his alleged love rival, and hiding his body in an underground tank, have been sen(...)

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