‘Every breath is a struggle’ Dad of 3 children found dead in home issues statement


The father of three children who were found dead in their home in Dublin on Friday has spoken of his devastation and grief.

Conor, 9, Darragh 7 and Carla McGinley 3, were found in the house in Dublin when Police were called to a house at 7.45pm last Friday night and first found a the children’s mother on the street in a disorientated state.

The father came home to find his three kids dead and their mother, a nurse collapsed in the street in a gruesome triple murder. Andrew McGinley was told by Police to stay away after he arrived at the house in Dublin where a chilling note on the windowsill read: “Don’t go upstairs, call 999”.

Deirdre Morley, believed to be the children’s mother was found in a disorientated state by a taxi driver. 

Police confirmed a post-mortem had taken place to establish a cause of death abut the results will not be released for operational reasons.

The mum in her 40s, was admitted to Hospital, she has since being released and charged with the murders of her children.

Giving evidence of arrest, charge and caution, Detective Sergeant Dara Kenny said that Deirdre Morley was charged at 2.49pm this afternoon. 

He said that she made no reply when the charges were put to her. 

In a statement, issued through police, their father Andrew McGinley has released the following message for all share parents :

“There are no words. There is only devastation, grief and anguish. Every breath is a struggle.

“Conor, Darragh and Carla are adored. They all had beautiful, bright futures ahead of them with family, friends and a community who love them.

“To all parents, cuddle your children whenever you get a chance.

“Tell them how much you love them as often as you can.

“Spend every spare minute with them reading, playing and enjoying their wonderfulness.

“The future has now become our enemy but we will battle it every day to keep the memory of Conor, Darragh and Carla alive. 


Share This Dad’s Heartbreaking Message to Cuddle Your Children Whenever You Get a Chance. R.I.P to three beautiful angels.

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