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Elderly man dies after attack at Waterford home

Published 22/09/2009

The grandfather of magician Keith Barry has died in hospital from injuries he sustained during a burglary at his home in Waterford last week.

Eighty-four-year-old Paddy Barry suffered serious head injuries when he was attacked by three men who called to his home on Mount Sion Avenue last Wednesday evening.

He died in hospital in the early hours of this morning.

A post mortem examination will be carried out today and Gardai say the results of that will determine the course of their investigation.

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