105 pre­vi­ous con­vic­tions

Gorey Guardian - - NEWS -

A CHARGE of pub­lic in­tox­i­ca­tion re­sulted in a Cour­town man be­ing brought be­fore Gorey Dis­trict Court.

Thomas Hendy (35) of 30 River­chapel Court, was serv­ing a sen­tence on other mat­ters and is due for re­lease in Jan­uary of next year. He pleaded guilty to the charge and Judge Haughton was in­formed that he had a to­tal of 105 pre­vi­ous con­vic­tions.

Solic­i­tor John O’Donovan told the court that his client had prob­lems with al­co­hol and drug ad­dic­tion and asked for le­niency. Upon hear­ing all the ev­i­dence, Judge Haughton con­victed and handed down a €100 fine.

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