June 22, 2024

A person has been fined after performing a ‘fishtail’ manoeuvre on a busy Letterkenny street.

Conor Moran was earlier than Letterkenny District Court docket in reference to the incident on June 17, 2023.

The court docket heard that Sergeant Michael Kilcoyqne was in an unmarked car on the other lane when he noticed Moran exit the Applegreen service station at Bonagee in a blue Lexus.

Visitors was stated to have been ‘at a standstill and lots of people had been hanging round’.

Sergeant Kilcoyne noticed Moran edge onto the street and rev the automotive earlier than taking off. Moran then carried out a ‘fishtail’ manoeuvre for round 100 metres.

Moran, aged 35 and from Greeve, Breaffy, Castlebar, Co Mayo was represented by solicitor Mr Patsy Gallagher.

“He was exhibiting off to most people,” Mr Gallagher stated. “No individuals had been at risk. He was apologetic when Gardai approached.”

Mr Gallagher stated his shopper was ‘moderately anxious’ over the case.

Choose Éiteáin Cunningham accepted a plea to a careless driving cost. Moran was convicted and fined €200 with 5 months to pay.

Choose Cunningham stated: “This court docket is just not going to tolerate the sort of behaviour.”

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