03 Oct 2022

Elderly man accused of sexual assault in Louth has case adjourned

Elderly man accused of sexual assault in Louth has case adjourned

An elderly man accused of sexually assaulting two females in County Louth had his case adjourned in his absence last week after Dundalk District Court was told he was unable to attend as he was unwell.

The 75 year old defendant, who can't be named due to reporting restrictions, is charged with three counts of indecent assault between January first 1980 and June 30th 1981.

Judge Eirinn McKiernan adjourned the case for two weeks for service of a Book of Evidence.

To continue reading this article,
please subscribe and support local journalism!

Subscribing will allow you access to all of our premium content and archived articles.


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.