Victim critical following bludgeoned attack

Posted On Jun 4 2021 by

first_imgNewsBreaking newsVictim critical following bludgeoned attackBy Staff Reporter – November 21, 2014 739 Print Facebook WhatsApp Twitter Linkedincenter_img Andrew [email protected] up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up A LIMERICK man is recovering in hospital following a brutal attack in the county last Wednesday.The 26-year-old victim was set upon by a number of men at 11pm on Wednesday night last in Ashe Crescent, Gortboy in Newcastle West and suffered a number of injuries.It is believed that the brutal attack was carried out with a blunt weapon, before the assailants left the area in a red coloured car.The injured man was taken to University Hospital Limerick after the alarm was raised by locals and there he remains in the Intensive Care Unit where his condition is said to be criticalGardai have been unable to interview him yet and officers have appealed for anyone with information to come forward.“We are anxious to speak to anyone who may have witnessed this incident to contact us at at Newcastle West Garda Station on (069) 20650,” said Superintendnet Tom O’Connor.“We believe the culprits may have left the area in a red coloured car.”Detectives are still working to establish a motive for the attack. Email Advertisement Previous articleBuilding work starts on €25million Limerick developmentNext articleNaughton re-elected as chairman of FAI National League Staff Reporterhttp://www.limerickpost.ielast_img read more

Emile Heskey rates Arsenal and Chelsea’s Premier League top four chances

Posted On Oct 18 2020 by

first_imgArsenal manager Unai Emery and Chelsea boss Frank Lampard (Picture: Getty)Emile Heskey expects Arsenal to secure a top-four finish in the Premier League this season but says Chelsea may have to settle for a place outside of the Champions League spots.Unai Emery’s Gunners have lost just once so far this term and sit third in the table during the second international break of the season.Fifth-placed Chelsea, one point below Arsenal, have also impressed under new manager and club legend Frank Lampard.‘Arsenal have quietly gone about their business this season and should definitely be confident of a top four finish,’ Liverpool legend Heskey told bwin.ADVERTISEMENT Comment Emile Heskey rates Arsenal and Chelsea’s Premier League top four chances Emile Heskey has rated Arsenal and Chelsea’s top four chances (Picture: Getty)‘They’re picking up results and have some excellent young players coming through the ranks.AdvertisementAdvertisement‘Aubameyang’s really sunk his feet in to the league and looks like he could score every game. He’s a defender’s nightmare, because he only needs one chance.‘It plays on a defenders mind a lot more when you know that one slip and the guy you’re marking is going to punish you.‘He’s hungry for goals and can make something out of nothing, he was an outstanding buy from the club.’More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man CityAsked about Lampard’s exciting charge at Stamford Bridge, Liverpool hero Heskey added: ‘Lampard was exactly the manager Chelsea needed, he’s doing a great job.‘He had a good season Derby, but I think the real difference is the passion and knowledge both him and Jody Morris have at the club.‘They’ve been there for years, but most importantly, they were at the club before the big money came in and after it came in.‘Lampard knows the importance of bringing through youth players, but has enough experience there to mould the team around them. Advertisementcenter_img Advertisement Emery: Victory over Bournemouth ‘one more step’ towards consistencyTo view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 11:48FullscreenEmery: Victory over Bournemouth ‘one more step’ towards consistency is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.‘Chelsea now have a team of players that are proud to wear the shirt and want to win things with the club.‘You can see how much each win means to these players and young players are always going to inject that in to the club, especially if they’ve been there for most of their youth.‘Lampard has made a great start and I think it’s only going to get better.‘I think Chelsea will be challenging for the top four this season, but realistically a top six finish would be a great job for such a young team, with no signings.’MORE: Man Utd step up £130m Maddison & Chilwell transfer chase Metro Sport ReporterThursday 10 Oct 2019 2:48 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link2kShareslast_img read more

Family First at the World Congress of Families

Posted On Sep 27 2020 by

first_imgFamily First is currently at the World Congress of Families (WCF) which is the premier global gathering of parents, youth, lawmakers, scholars, religious leaders, and advocates united to support the natural family—and for the first time in history, the global gathering is in the United States. It’s a massive four-day event. www.wcf9.orglast_img

Man arrested after fleeing from police

Posted On Sep 24 2020 by

first_imgDEARBORN COUNTY, Ind. — An Indianapolis man was arrested on I-74 in Dearborn County after police say he tried to flee from them.According to police, Richard A. Morales, 28, was arrested on charges of Resisting Law Enforcement, Maintaining a Common Nuisance, Reckless Driving, Possession of Marijuana, and Possession of Paraphernalia.Indiana State Police say the attempted to stop Morales for a burnt out headlight, but instead of stopping, Morales fled from them at speeds over 100 miles per hour.About five miles later when he tried to exit the interstate in St. Leon, he wrecked his vehicle.He and a passenger were evaluated at the Dearborn County Hospital before being booked into the Dearborn County Jail.During a search of the vehicle, troopers found marijuana, a pipe, a scale, and a gas mask with a large smoking pipe attached to it.The passenger was released and is not facing any charges.last_img read more