Thursday, September 22, 2022

 

Lynn Egar, who is originally from Brannockstown in Kildare, has been charged with the murder of her two children Mikey and Thelma Dennany, in a car fire in Co Westmeath earlier this month
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A mother has been charged with the murder of her children, Mikey and Thelma Dennany, in a car fire in Co Westmeath earlier this month.

Thelma (5) and her brother Mikey (2) were fatally injured when the vehicle they were in went on fire at around 4pm on September 9th.

Their mother, Lynn Egar (48), appeared before Judge Bernadette Owens at a late special sitting of Mullingar District Court on Thursday evening.

She did not address the proceedings and, following a five-minute hearing, was remanded in custody to appear again at Athlone District Court via video link on September 28th.

 

Story courtesy of the Irish Times newspaper.

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