Man on assault charge
A GREYSTONES man appeared in court last Thursday in connection with the alleged stabbing of his mother.
Daryl Sweeney, 243 Charlesland Park, aged 22, has not received medication since going in to custody, the court heard. Sweeney was arrested on Monday September 8 in connection with the alleged attack that saw his mother Susan needemergency surgery.
Sweeney, who faces a charge of assault causing harm, has been undergoing a number of psychiatric assessments at Cloverhill Prison. He will appear again in court on October 16.
Judge Murrough Connellan ordered that the appropriate medications be prescribed. He remarked that he has received a helpful psychiatric report.