French accused out for funeral
THE WEXFORD woman awaiting trial in relation to the death of young Wexford mother, Rebecca French, has been given 24-hour release to attend her fathers funeral.
Helen Connors, who is currently on remand in Dochas Womens Prison in Dublin, was granted the release on compassionate grounds, a Garda source has confirmed.
A number of strict conditions are attached to her release.
Helen Connors is awaiting trial for impeding the investigation into the death of 32-year-old mother of two Rebecca French who was found dead in the boot of her burning car on October 9, 2009.