Limerick murder victim’s home destroyed by fire

first_imgNewsLimerick murder victim’s home destroyed by fireBy Staff Reporter – November 17, 2016 1645 Limerick Ladies National Football League opener to be streamed live Billy Lee names strong Limerick side to take on Wicklow in crucial Division 3 clash Limerick Artist ‘Willzee’ releases new Music Video – “A Dream of Peace” TAGSGardaílimerickPallasgreenShane Murphy Linkedin WhatsApp Previous article#music #limerick #live Questioning Sample AnswerNext articleBoxing – Limerick fighters prepare for Worlds Staff Reporterhttp://www.limerickpost.ie Email The Lee Estate house in Limerick was the family home of Shane Murphy who was fatally stabbed in 2015 – Picture Press 22THE family home of Limerick fatal stab victim Shane Murphy was gutted in a fire on Monday night but initial investigations indicate that the fire was not started maliciously.31-year-old Shane Murphy died after he received more than 20 stab wounds at a house party in Pallasgreen last year. Two men are currently in custody awaiting trial before the Central Criminal Court.On Monday afternoon last, three units from Limerick City Fire and Rescue were alerted to a blaze which broke out at Shane’s home in Lee Estate.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up The blaze took hold at sometime around 2pm and a mother of six was forced to flee the house. She was treated at the scene by Emergency Paramedics from the National Ambulance Service for minor smoke inhalation but her children were not at home when the fire took hold.Initial investigations indicate that the blaze may have started at or near the fireplace.The home was said to have been well alight when the alert went out.Extensive flame and smoke damage was caused to the downstairs section of the home but the blaze was brought under control before spreading to adjoining properties.The home, which had been occupied by Shane Murphy before his death, was now home to a sibling and her family.Gardai are still investigating the incident but they are not treating it as suspicious.Andrew [email protected]center_img Predictions on the future of learning discussed at Limerick Lifelong Learning Festival Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Advertisement Limerick’s National Camogie League double header to be streamed live Twitter WATCH: “Everyone is fighting so hard to get on” – Pat Ryan on competitive camogie squads Printlast_img

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