The Voice of Eire star is left terrified after photographs are fired into her residence on New 12 months’s Day by ‘dissident Republican gang’ simply days after a gunman dressed as Santa fired at her mother and father’ home
- Georgina Richmond has claimed she is being targetted by members of a gang
- The 32-year-old mentioned terrifying incidents have been occurring since September
- The assault comes days after a person in a Santa swimsuit is claimed to have fired 12 photographs on the residence of her mother and father
Terri-ann Williams For Mailonline
A former Voice of Eire star has been left terrified after a gang fired photographs at her residence on New 12 months’s Day and threatened to assault her whereas she was on stage.
Photographs have been fired on the Belfast residence of singer Georgina Richmond, who has reportedly claimed she is being focused by members of a gang.
The 32-year-old, who had beforehand reached the ultimate phases of the favored Irish present in 2016, has additionally mentioned her mother and father’ residence was riddled with bullets in a separate assault over Christmas.
Miss Richmond, who now works as a Patsy Cline impersonator, claims that the terrifying incidents have been happening since September, with the final incident having occurred on December 31, 2018, when photographs have been fired by means of the window of her flat.
Georgina Richmond (pictured above) has claimed that she is being focused by gangs
Chatting with Irishnews.com, the mother-of-one, who has a ten-year-old daughter mentioned that she did not know what to do to make the assaults cease.
‘We’re simply an extraordinary household.
‘We do not know what to do to make it cease. They’ve tried all the pieces. You simply do not know what is going on to occur subsequent.’
The skin of the property of Higher Springfield Highway the place photographs have been fired
Georgina Richmond (centre) was a contestant on the present in 2016
The assault got here days after a person in a Santa swimsuit is claimed to have fired 12 photographs on the residence of her mother and father, George and Geraldine Richmond, on December 20, following the same taking pictures assault on September 17.
The incident pressured the couple to flee their residence and spend Christmas with kinfolk.
On New 12 months’s Eve attackers, considered dissident republicans, smashed the home windows and doorways of the household residence with a sledgehammer, inflicting hundreds of pounds-worth of harm.
George Richmond (pictured above) mentioned his household now intent to go away their household residence following the assaults
The assaults allegedly began after Mr Richmond’s son was concerned in a scrap with a gang that included republicans.
Graffiti declaring ‘Kill all Richmonds’ was later dubbed on a close-by wall.
George Richmond mentioned: ‘It was unhealthy sufficient that they have been targetting my home however to assault my daughter’s home as nicely, they are going to kill somebody if this is not stopped.’
Chatting with the Belfast Telegraph, Mr Richmond mentioned he believed that ‘dissident Republicans’ have been behind the assault on his household.
‘We don’t know why we’re being focused repeatedly however I’d urge these accountable to clarify their actions.’
The correct window (pictured above) might be seen to have been smashed by means of, police imagine it might be linked to an assault on Dermott Hill Parade
In an announcement to the MailOnline, Detective Sergeant Moffett of the Police Service of Northern Eire (PSNI) mentioned: ‘Detectives are interesting for info following a report of a taking pictures incident at residential premises on the Higher Springfield Highway space of west Belfast within the early hours of this morning (Tuesday 1st January).
‘We’re additionally investigating a doable hyperlink to this incident and a report of legal injury at a home within the Dermott Hill Parade space.
‘Police obtained a report at round 2:45am January 1, that the home windows of a home within the space have been smashed at round 8pm, Monday 31st December.
‘Enquiries are persevering with and we might attraction to anybody who noticed something suspicious at each areas to contact detectives on 101, quoting reference quantity 231 of 1/1/19. Alternatively, info can be offered to the unbiased charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 which is 100% nameless and offers folks the facility to talk up and cease crime.’