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2 young men to be charged over Vincent Parsons slaying

Conor Trindle
09 Oct 2019, 08:33 GMT+10

DUBLIN, Ireland - Two men arrested by garda from Tallaght on Tuesday morning as part of an ongoing investigation into the murder of Vincent Parsons were scheduled to appear before a sitting of Dublin District Court on Wednesday.

It is believed the pair are facing murder charges,

The men, both in their 20s were re-arrested on suspicion of murder in relation to the fatal assault of a man in Killinarden, Tallaght, in Dublin on Saturday 24 August.

They are currently being detained at Tallaght Garda Station.

Vincent Parsons, 34, of the Clondalkin area (pictured), was discovered with head injuries by passers-by in Killinarden Estate late on Saturday night 24 August 2019. It's understood he had sustained a number of head injuries during an incident in and around a nearby public house where he had been socialising. He was rushed to Tallaght Hospital by Garda where he was pronounced dead later that night.

Investigating Garda continue to appeal to the public for information and are particularly appealing to those who were in the vicinity of a public house in Killinarden on Saturday night 24 August 2019 between 10pm and 11pm to come forward. Anyone with information is asked to contact Tallaght Garda Station 01-6666000 or the Garda Confidential Line 1800 666 111.

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