Man told Gardai to “f*** off” after picture in pub was damaged

first_imgA man who told Gardai to “fu** off” after a picture had been damaged in a Letterkenny pub has been ordered to pay €100 to charity.Mark Reilly, from Westport in Mayo, was in Donegal for the recent Donegal International Rally on June 22nd. Gardai received a call and when they arrived at McCafferty’s Bar at Lower Main Street, they met Reilly.He was drunk, unable to stand up and proceeded to abuse Gardai by telling them to “f*** off.”The 33-year-old was arrested and charged under the Public Order Act.His solicitor, Mr Patsy Gallagher, said his client should have known better and is embarrassed by what happened but has no recollection of what happened.Judge Paul Kelly added that he also can’t hold his drink.His friends later paid for the damage to the picture, Letterkenny District Court was told.Judge Kelly said that if Reilly paid €100 to the Letterkenny Youth and Community Development fund he would strike the matter out.Man told Gardai to “f*** off” after picture in pub was damaged was last modified: July 16th, 2019 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:courtDamageddrunkMark ReillyMcCafferty’s BarpictureWestportlast_img read more

ERRIGAL ROAD CLOSED BY GARDAI AS SNOW CAUSES CHAOS

first_imgTHE back of Errigal road between Dunlewey and Glenveagh National Park has been closed, say Gardai.Donegal County Council says heavy snow has forced the road closure.The Barnesmore Gap is also treacherous. Kate Bond sent this picture of Barnesmore a short time ago.A number of vehicles have also broken down, including a bus. ERRIGAL ROAD CLOSED BY GARDAI AS SNOW CAUSES CHAOS was last modified: February 14th, 2014 by John2Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img read more