June 22, 2024

Two males have averted conviction after a ‘battle’ with gardaí in Letterkenny city centre.

Frank Jeffrey and his nephew Joseph Kuyewawa, every with addresses at Premier Sq., Finglas Street, Dublin, appeared at Letterkenny District Court docket this week.

Jeffrey had tried to ‘thwart’ Gardai who had been within the strategy of arresting his intoxicated nephew.

Sergeant Jim Collins instructed the courtroom that Gardai noticed 34-year-old Kuyewawa in a particularly intoxicated state at Pearse Street, Letterkenny.

Kuyewawa didn’t cooperate with Gardai, who requested for his identify and tackle. “He was too intoxicated to take action,” Sergeant Jim Collins instructed the courtroom.

Jeffrey, a 33-year-old, tried to intervene. Sergeant Collins instructed the courtroom that Jeffrey tried to thwart Gardai after they had been arresting Kuyewawa and there was a ‘battle’.

Kuyewawa has no earlier convictions whereas Jeffrey has a ‘quantity’ of earlier highway site visitors convictions.

Solicitor Mr Patsy Gallagher represented each males. He mentioned Kuyewawa was ‘very drunk’ on the evening and Jeffrey ‘turned involved for his nephew’.

“He accepts that he shouldn’t have gotten concerned,” Mr Gallagher mentioned.

Choose Éiteáin Cunningham mentioned that every man may keep away from a conviction by making a €250 donation to St Vincent de Paul.

A default order of a conviction, with a €300 superb, was set down by Choose Cunningham.

Males keep away from conviction after ‘battle’ with gardaí was final modified: October twenty fifth, 2023 by Rachel McLaughlin