April 15, 2024

A person is to face trial in Letterkenny on a sequence of fees, together with assaulting a Garda and inflicting him hurt on Valentine’s day 4 years in the past.

Owen Orr will go earlier than Letterkenny Circuit Courtroom after a e-book of proof was served on him this week.

A 30-year-old with an tackle at Tullyvery Drive, Greysteel, Orr appeared earlier than Decide Éiteáin Cunningham at Monday’s sitting of Letterkenny District Courtroom.

Orr is charged that, at Cullion Highway, Letterkenny, he assaulted Garda Michael Kilcoyne, a peace officer, performing in the midst of his obligation. The cost is opposite to Part 19 (3) of the Legal Justice (Public Order) Act, 1994, as amended by Part 185 of the Legal Justice Act, 2006.

He’s additionally charged that, at Cullion Highway, Letterkenny, he did with out lawful excuse injury property, to wit, a Garda Honda bike, the belonging to the Chief Superintendent, An Garda Siochana. The cost is opposite to Part 2 (1) of the Legal Harm Act, 1991.

He’s charged with assaulting Charles Bonner inflicting him hurt at Manorcunningham, additionally on February 14, 2019.

The cost is opposite to Part 3 of the Non-Deadly Offences Towards The Particular person Act, 1997.

Orr can be charged that he did get right into a mechanically propelled car, the property of Charles Bonner, whereas such car was stationary, The cost is opposite to Part 113 or the Highway Visitors Act, 1961, as amended by Part 6 of the Highway Visitors Act, 1968 and Part 18 of the Highway Visitors Act, 2006

He’s additional charged that, at Dromore, Letterkenny, on February 14, 2019, that he did with out lawful excuse injury property, to wit, a Toyota Corolla belonging to Kathleen Birch intending to wreck such property or being reckless as as to if such property can be broken. The cost is opposite to Sedction 2 (1) of the Legal Harm Act, 1991.

Garda Pauline Doherty gave proof of serving a e-book of proof on Orr at 12.07pm on Monday.

Sergeant Jim Collins advised the court docket that the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) has consented for Orr to be returned for trial to the subsequent sitting of Letterkenny Circuit Courtroom.

Decide Cunningham made an order returning Orr for trial. Decide Cunningham administered the alibi warning and made a bit 56 order regarding tapes of interviews.

Authorized assist was granted to solicitor Mr Frank Dorrian and two counsel have been assigned.

Orr was remanded on persevering with bail on the identical phrases.

The court docket heard that there are additionally abstract issues to be handled and these have been adjourned to Might 27.

No love misplaced as man stands trial for assaulting Garda on Valentine’s Day was final modified: February twenty seventh, 2024 by Employees Author