Carndonagh couple to be buried on Tuesday

Jimmyand KathleenThe funeral of Carndonagh pensioners Kathleen and Jimmy Cuddihy who were found dead in their home in Churchtown on Thursday will take place tomorrow.

On Friday night, at a special sitting of Ballyshannon court, Julian Cuddihy was charged with the murder of his parents.

The 42-year-old was remanded in custody and Judge Kevin Kilraine directed that he undergoes a psychiatric assessment.

Meanwhile, the Cuddihy family has released a statement asking for their community to be allowed observe local traditions without media intrusion in the coming days.