Tat­too trial date

Rutherglen Reformer - - News -

Tat­too artists were al­legedly sub­jected to a tor­rent of abuse by a Cam­bus­lang man, a court heard last week.

The duo were work­ing in a tat­too par­lour in Glas­gow city cen­tre on Fe­bru­ary 23, 2016, when Robert O’Neill al­legedly shouted and swore at them be­fore spit­ting in the door­way of the shop.

He is also ac­cused of leav­ing a se­ries of abu­sive mes­sages on the firm’s an­swer­ing ma­chine when he ut­tered threats of vi­o­lence.

The charge states the crime was ag­gra­vated by sex­ual ori­en­ta­tion.

Ap­pear­ing at Glas­gow Sher­iff Court on Au­gust 23, O’Neill pleaded not guilty to be­hav­ing in a threat­en­ing and abu­sive man­ner.

The 29 year-old, of Car­ron Court, Cam­bus­lang, will re­turn to court on Septem­ber 7 and is due to stand trial on Septem­ber 23. South La­nark­shire Coun­cil have re­ceived the fol­low­ing plan­ning ap­pli­ca­tions for the Ruther­glen and Cam­bus­lang area: Erec­tion of rear con­ser­va­tory with as­so­ci­ated al­ter­ations, 8 East Kil­bride Road, Ruther­glen. Ap­pli­cant, Mr J Mck­er­nan.

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