MAN TOLD GARDAI HE WOULD GET CROWD TO BEAT HIM UP ON NIGHT OF ALL-IRELAND

first_imgA man threatened Gardai that he’d get a crowd of 600 people to beat him up on the night of the last year’s All-Ireland football final.Letterkenny court.Richard Rice of Claggan, Portsalon appeared before Letterkenny District Court charged with being intoxicated, causing a breach of the peace and giving a false name. The court heard how Rice, 23, refused to move on at Lower Main Street in Letterkenny on Septemebr 21st, 2014.Gardai approached Rice but he pushed the Garda on the shoulder and told him “I’ll get this crowd of 600 to beat the f*** out of you.”Solicitor Patsy Gallagher said his client had suffered from an ongoing issue with alcohol for a number of years.He added that his client had very little recollection of what had happened.Judge Paul Kelly ordered Rice to do a total of 80 hours community service – 40 hours for being intoxicated and a further 40 for refusing to leave the scene.MAN TOLD GARDAI HE WOULD GET CROWD TO BEAT HIM UP ON NIGHT OF ALL-IRELAND was last modified: April 23rd, 2015 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)last_img