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Tralee, County Kerry

Jerry O’Sullivan writes:

St Joseph was beheaded in a dastardly attack on the crib in the Square Tralee at the weekend. Quickly restored by the council and back in place today but bearing the scars on his neck.

Often the supporting player to the bigger stars of the nativity (I’m looking at you, three kings…) what he did to deserve the vandals’ attention is anyone’s guess.

Related: Vandals smash head of St Joseph in Tralee Nativity (Radio Kerry)