Not guilty plea to Picnic burglary

A Portlaoise man has pleaded not guilty to burglary at this year’s Electric Picnic music festival.

A Portlaoise man has pleaded not guilty to burglary at this year’s Electric Picnic music festival.

Before last week’s sitting of Portlaoise District Court was Darren Coss, 45 Beechfield, Portlaoise.

He was charged with burglary and public order offences at the Picnic on August 30 this year.

He also faced a separate public order charge at Lyster Square, Portlaoise, on August 20.

All matters were put back to February 27 next year.