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Update and Polish Press Release - Discovery of body in Letterkenny, Donegal on the 15/5/13

Gardaí investigating the murder of Bogdan Michalkiawicz in Letterkenny, Co Donegal are seeking the public’s assistance.

The body of Mr Michalkiawicz was discovered at 15 Westside Apartments, Letterkenny on the morning of Wednesday, the 15th May 2013.  The deceased was last seen alive at lunchtime on Monday, the 13th May 2013. 

Gardaí are seeking information from the public regarding any unusual or suspicious activity that they may have observed in the Westside Apartments, Lower Main Street, Pearse Road area of Letterkenny between Friday, the 10th May 2013 and the evening of Tuesday, the 14th May 2013. 

The Incident Room in Letterkenny Garda Station can be contacted at 074 9167170.  Alternatively, information may be passed to the Garda Confidential Number at 1800 666 111 or any Garda Station. 

A photograph of Bogdan Michalkiawicz is available on request from the Garda Press Office   pressoffice@garda.ie 

Press Release also available in Polish:


Gardai w Letterkenny prowadzi sledztwo w sprawie zabojstwa 40-to letniego meszczyzny polskiego pochodzenia. Cialo Bogdana Michalkiewicza znaleziono w srode 15-go Maja 2013 w apartamencie 15 Westside Apartments, Letterkenny. Poszkodowany byl widziany ostatnio okolo poludnia 13-go Maja 2013. 

Gardai w Letterkenny szuka informacji na temat jakichkolwiek podejrzanych zdarzen zaobserwowanych w okolicach Westside Apartemnts; Lower Main Street; Pearse Road w Letterkenny pomiedzy piatkiem 10-go Maja 2013 a wtorkiem 14-go Maja 2013. 

Pokoj Dochodzen w Letterkenny czeka na informacje pod numerem tel. 074 9167170. Dodatkowo informacje na temat sledztwa mozna przekazywac pod numerem tel. 1800 666 111, numer jest calkowicie anonimowy. 

Garda Press Office.


Gardai in Letterkenny investigating the discovery of a body at an apartment at Lower Main Street on the 15/5/13 will hold a press briefing today at 5pm at Letterkenny Garda Station.

Previous Press Release listed below refers.


Garda Press Office.


Gardai in Letterkenny are investigating all the circumstances surrounding the discovery of a man's body at an apartment at Lower Main Street, Letterkenny at approximately 11am this morning, the 15th May 2013.

The body of the man in his early 40's remains at the scene.

The scene is currently preserved for a technical examination and the State Pathologist Office has been notified.

We have no further information at this time.