Ireland: Polish man Mikolaj Wilk murdered in home invasion, partner seriously injured

Elias Hubbard
June 13, 2018

Gardai are hunting the killers of a Polish man who was attacked by gang in his own home.

Another woman, aged in her 30s, was also in the bungalow at the time of the attack and escaped through a window.

Another woman and two children, believed to be under the age of six, were also in the property when the incident happened but were not hurt.

Wilk died of his injuries in hospital, while his partner, only named as Elzbieta and who is in her early 30s, was seriously injured. The men then left the house and the injured couple were taken to Cork University Hospital for treatment.

Family friend Aga Deryng has said that the Polish community in Co.

The Gardai have opened a murder investigation into the killing of Wilk and are appealing for information from anyone in the area, who may have noticed suspicious or unusual activities that night.

Garda investigating the death of Mikolaj Wilk at the bridge House in Baillincollig in Cork in the early hours of the morning said today that they have launched a murder investigation.

A post-mortem examination is scheduled to take place later on Sunday. They believe the vehicle was a BMW 3 series.

A auto was found burnt out a number of kilometres away in Waterfall and this scene is also being preserved for a technical examination.

The murder scene is now sealed off and gardai are continuing their house-to-house inquiries.

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