May 19, 2024

The case of a girl who defrauded the State of virtually €70,000 has been adjourned after Letterkenny Circuit Courtroom heard she is awaiting inheritance cash from a late uncle.

Shauna Tynan, 56, had defrauded the state after claiming her late father’s pension for 3 12 months’s after his dying.

The case has been ongoing however Choose John Aylmer was instructed the case is exhibiting progress with regard to gathering the excellent cash owed.

Barrister for Tynan, Ms Patricia McCallum BL, instructed the courtroom that her consumer is in search of to place the sum of €34,000 collectively to carry to courtroom.

Ms McCallum stated she had seen correspondence by letter concerning the inheritance saying there will probably be enough cash with regard to paying again the cash owed.

Choose Aylmer stated he was happy with the progress and adjourned the case till October twenty ninth subsequent.

Tynan, of Slieve Sneacht, Letterkenny, obtained €32,222 in carer’s allowance and an extra €34,265.60 in respect of a State pension following the dying of her father in October, 2013.

The sale of a portion of land on Arranmore Island which she was left by her late mom was resulting from fund a payback of the monies.

In October, Ms McCallum stated that there had been an unavoidable delay in promoting the land.

Ms McCallum defined that one property agent directed to promote the land had a battle of curiosity whereas one other property agent encountered a backlog of gross sales and that it will now be two to 3 weeks earlier than it might go in the marketplace.

Tynan is at present repaying €25.13 every week and has thus far repaid greater than €10,000.

In respect of the carer’s allowance Tynan has a steadiness of greater than €21,000 to pay again.

Choose Aylmer beforehand indicated that he was anxious to cope with the matter by means of a non-custodial sentence, but in addition warned that he’ll ‘utterly overview’ the matter if this isn’t forthcoming from Tynan.

It then emerged earlier this 12 months at a courtroom sitting in January that Ms Tynan had obtained an inheritance from a late uncle.




Letterkenny girl who defrauded state of virtually €70K awaiting inheritance cash was final modified: April twenty fourth, 2024 by Employees Author