Monday April 6, 2020

Murder among the ruins: The Ana Kriégel murder trial

A vulnerable child who had repeatedly suffered at the hands of bullies, Ana Kriégel was lured in May of last year to a derelict house in Lucan, where she was viciously beaten to death. Francesca Comyn reports on the trial of her two young killers

23rd June, 2019

Anastasia ‘Ana’ Kriégel’s naked body was discovered in a derelict house on May 17, 2018. She was last seen three days earlier in a local park, having left her house with one of the accused, Boy B.

The two 14-year-old boys pleaded not guilty to murdering her on May 14, 2018 at Glenwood House in Lucan, west Dublin. Boy A also denied an additional charge of aggravated sexual assault “involving serious...

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