Man to be sentenced for ramming Garda car
A 22-year-old man who rammed a garda patrol car in a Wicklow town endangering the occupants is to be sentenced next month at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court.
Craig McCarthy, of Rossfield Park, Tallaght, pleaded guilty to reckless endangerment in reversing at and colliding with a patrol car causing a risk of serious injury to the two Gardai inside it at Manor Kilbride, Blessington, Co Wicklow on January 5, 2008.
He also pleaded guilty to unlaw- ful use of a car at Lower Kimmage Road, Dublin on April 11, 2008.
Judge Katherine Delahunt remanded McCarthy in custody until his sentence date next month when full facts will be heard.