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Murder of Mark Desmond on the 2/12/16

Murder of Mark Desmond on the 2.12.16

Gardaí in Lucan Garda Station are currently investigating the murder of forty one year old Mark Desmond (DOB) 20.03.1975 who was shot and fatally wounded at Griffeen Park, Lucan on Friday 2nd December 2016 at 7.30pm.


• Gardaí are appealing to anyone who was in the park between 6pm and 8.30pm that Friday evening to come forward, especially young people who were in the park and people exercising.
• Gardaí are appealing to anyone with information in relation to the getaway route and indeed the car, a blue Mazda 6, registration number 05D2928. This car was sold in mid October and recovered on fire at Hayden’s Lane, just a half a mile away from Griffeen Park. Gardaí are looking for information on the whereabouts of this car between these two months to come forward.
• Gardaí are interested in the movements of Mark Desmond on the day he was murdered and in the days and weeks prior to this date.
• Gardaí are appealing to anyone who may have known the movements of Mark Desmond to come forward.

  Lucan Garda Station            Phone Number: 01-6667300