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Woman charged with man's murder in Rathfarnham, Dublin

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Image caption The man's body was discovered by his father in the house at Marley Court in Rathfarnham

A 41-year-old woman has been remanded in custody charged with the murder of a man in Rathfarnham in south Dublin.

Merci Peters, of Marley Court, Rathfarnham, appeared before Dublin District Court charged with the murder of 42-year-old Tyrone McKenna.

Mr McKenna was found dead in his Marley Court home on Thursday. It is believed he had a stab wound to his back.

Remanding Ms Peters in custody, a judge ordered that she receive immediate medical and psychiatric attention.