Bone may have come from cemetery after floods

first_imgLimerick gardai now believe the bone may have washed up on shore after the extensive flooding in Clonlara earlier this yearA HUMAN shin bone found on the banks of the River Shannon last week could have been washed up from a nearby cemetery after extensive flooding the earlier this year.The discovery was made last Thursday at Doonass in Clonlara and Gardai from the Limerick Division at Ardnacrusha were immediately called to the scene.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up Technical examinations were carried out at the site which was sealed off for a period of time as the area was extensively photographed.The State Pathologist’s office was notified and an anthropologist carried out preliminary examinations. The bone was subsequently sent to the State laboratories and results of testing will not be known for a number of weeks.Gardai confirmed that their investigations are continuing but Superintendent Derek Smart from Henry Street Garda Station said that the bone may have been displaced from a nearby cemetery as a result of the extensive flooding in the Clonlara area.Anyone with information should contact Ardnacrusha or Henry Street Garda stations. WATCH: “Everyone is fighting so hard to get on” – Pat Ryan on competitive camogie squads Print TAGSboneClonlaraGardaílimerick Previous articleLimerick grandfather tells court of death threatNext articleTV – Something for the weekend – Live Sport Staff Reporter Limerick Artist ‘Willzee’ releases new Music Video – “A Dream of Peace” Linkedin Predictions on the future of learning discussed at Limerick Lifelong Learning Festival Twitter Advertisementcenter_img Limerick Ladies National Football League opener to be streamed live NewsBone may have come from cemetery after floodsBy Staff Reporter – September 29, 2016 847 Facebook WhatsApp Limerick’s National Camogie League double header to be streamed live RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Email Billy Lee names strong Limerick side to take on Wicklow in crucial Division 3 clashlast_img read more

Grant names team to face Comoros,Gyan out of squad

first_imgCoach Avram Grant has named his starting line-up for Ghana’s World Cup qualifying first leg match against Comoros at the Stade Said Mohammed Cheikh in Moroni this afternoon.The game which is Ghana’s opening game in the road to the 2018 World Cup in Russia, will see Cordoba goalkeeper Razak Braimah retain his place in post for the Black Stars.US-based Harrison Afful and Chelsea’s Baba Rahman will be on the right and left side of defence respectively while Jonathan Mensah partners John Boye at the heart of defence.Mubarak Wakaso will be in midfield alongside Afriyie Acquah with stand-in skipper Andre Ayew and Solomon Asante on the flanks.Aston Villa striker Jordan Ayew will play directly behind Abdul Majeed Waris in attack for the Black Stars as captain Asamoah Gyan sits out.The match is scheduled to kick off at 12:00 noon GMT. Below is Ghana XI for the World Cup qualifier against Comoros:Razak BraimahHarrison AffulBaba RahmanJonathan MensahJohn BoyeMubarak WakasoAfriyie AcquahSolomon AsanteAndre AyewJordan AyewMajeed Waris–Follow Joy Sports on Twitter: @Joy997FM. Our hashtag is #JoySportslast_img read more