Fined for having kitchen knife in car

Aldo Duffy, 1 Derrymore, Ballymorris, Portarlington, has been fined €100 for having a knife in his car, when he was stopped by gardaí at Cooltaderry, Port, on December 30. He had 15 previous convictions.

Aldo Duffy, 1 Derrymore, Ballymorris, Portarlington, has been fined €100 for having a knife in his car, when he was stopped by gardaí at Cooltaderry, Port, on December 30. He had 15 previous convictions.

Defence, Ms Anne Manning said it was a kitchen knife, although Duffy had “no reasonable explanation” for having it.