Garda launch Letterkenny murder inquiry – dead man was victim of brutal attack

first_imgNews Twitter Gardai have confirmed that a murder investigation has been launched into the death of a man in Letterkenny.At a press conference , Gardai said Polish national  Bogdan Michalkiewicz suffered horrific injuries in a brutal attack but have not confirmed how he died.The body of 41-year-old Bogdan Michalkiewicz was discovered in an apartment at the lower main street area of the town at 11 o’clock on Wednesday morning.Speaking at a press conference at Letterkenny Garda Station, Inspector Michael Harrison and Detective Inspector Pat O’Donnell, along with a Polish translator made this appeal:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/pressc.mp3[/podcast]Mr Michalkiewicz was one of a number of Polish nationals who hit national headlines in 2005 when they were left without money in Letterkenny after the sub-contractor they were working with went out of business and they were not paid.Karen Mc Glinchey ran the Letterkenny hostel the men were staying in at the time, and this morning, she outlined  what happened on the Shaun Doherty Show:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/karen1pmDEATH.mp3[/podcast] Previous articlePublic meeting to discuss Donegal Town SEN preschool closureNext articleGaelcholaiste Chineal Eoghain in Buncrana to remain open News Highland By News Highland – May 16, 2013 Google+ Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic WhatsApp WhatsApp Facebook Publicans in Republic watching closely as North reopens further Pinterestcenter_img Twitter Pinterest RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Garda launch Letterkenny murder inquiry – dead man was victim of brutal attack Community Enhancement Programme open for applications Google+ Facebook Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Renewed calls for full-time Garda in Kilmacrennanlast_img read more