A woman who tried to smuggle phones and drugs into the Midlands Prison has been given a suspended sentence.
Ann Marie O’Donoghue (50), Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford, was charged with the offence on March 4 this year.
Sgt Jason Hughes gave evidence that the accused was detected bringing into prison two mobile phones and cannabis resin worth €954.
Defence, Ms Josephine Fitzpatrick said the accused had cooperated fully.
Pressure was placed on her to bring the items in when she was visiting her husband in jail, said Ms Fitzpatrick.
The accused was sentenced to three months in jail, suspended for one year.
Subscribe or register today to discover more from DonegalLive.ie
Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.
Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.