Student accused of Irene White murder remanded in custody

Irene White
Irene White

A STUDENT charged with the 2005 murder of Irene White has been further remanded in custody

Anthony Lambe (34), of Annadrumman, Castleblayney, Co Monaghan, is accused of the murder of Ms White (43) on April 6, 2005, at Ice House, Demesne Road, Dundalk, contrary to common law.

He had been remanded in custody after he was charged and appeared a special sitting of Dundalk District Court on Jan. 21 last. 

His third hearing was on Friday before Judge Kathryn Hutton at Cloverhill District Court and he was further remanded in custody to appear again on March 9 next.

The district court cannot grant bail in murder cases and an application has to made in the High Court to get released pending trial.

A book of evidence has yet to be completed.