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A man (60s) was arrested on suspicion of unlawful killing following the death of the widowed mother-of-three.

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Mary O’Keeffe

Mary O’Keeffe

Mary O’Keeffe

A man has been charged in connection with the death of a woman whose body was found in burning car in Doneraile, Co Cork.

The remains of Mary O'Keeffe (72) were found in the vehicle on Thursday.

A post-mortem was carried out on her body but the results have not been released for operational reasons.

A man (60s) was arrested on suspicion of unlawful killing following the death of the widowed mother-of-three.

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Gardaí at the scene in Doneraile ,Co Cork, where Mary O’Keeffe was found in the car

Gardaí at the scene in Doneraile ,Co Cork, where Mary O’Keeffe was found in the car

Gardaí at the scene in Doneraile ,Co Cork, where Mary O’Keeffe was found in the car

He is currently detained at Fermoy Garda Station under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984.

A garda spokesperson revealed he has since been charged and is due to appear before Fermoy District Court, this morning at 11am, 7th February 2021.

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