Man charged with murder of his brother in Limerick

A 29-year-old man has been charged in connection with the murder of his brother in Pallaskenry in Co Limerick at the weekend.

35-year-old Willie Lynch was found dead at his home on Saturday evening.

His brother Gerard Lynch appeared before a sitting of Newcastlewest District Court today.


Gardai gave evidence that when the murder charge was put to him, the accused replied ‘sorry, I didn’t mean it’.

He has been remanded to appear again in Limerick District Court next Tuesday.