A book of evidence was served last week on two Portlaoise men charged with assault causing harm.
Nathan Talbot, 122 Rossvale, is charged with unauthorised carriage in a vehicle, assault, and assault causing harm; while Dylan McCabe, 91 The Hermitage, was charged with the unauthorised taking of a vehicle, and assault causing harm.
The offences were committed at Ashley Gardens and Colliers Lane, Portlaoise, on August 11, 2012.
Defence is Mr Philip Meagher and one junior counsel. The matter has gone forward to this week’s circuit court.