07 Aug 2022

Book of Evidence for alleged assault case

Book of Evidence for alleged assault case

A man charged with assault causing harm in Abbeyleix came before Portlaoise district court recently.

Before the court was Leo Broughan of 24 Gort na Noir Abbeyleix.

The court heard in garda evidence that on September 14, 2020 an incident allegedly took place between 11.30am to 2pm.

It is alleged Mr Broughan assaulted a male with a hurl at 14 Balladine Abbeyleix.

It is also alleged that he returned later and stabbed a male in the left bicep.

Judge Catherine Staines refused jurisdiction.

A book of evidence is to be prepared for November 19.

Gardai had no objection to bail which was imposed with conditions.

To continue reading this article for FREE,
please kindly register and/or log in.

Registration is absolutely 100% FREE and will help us personalise your experience on our sites. You can also sign up to our carefully curated newsletter(s) to keep up to date with your latest local news!

Register / Login

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.