Trial begins of man charged with indecently assaulting teen

February 28, 2017

A man has gone on trial charged with indecently assaulting a young boy in West Donegal.

The man, who cannot be named, denies six charges of indecent assault put to him at a special sitting of Letterkenny Circuit Court today.

The man, who is in his 70s, spoke only to say “not guilty” to each charge read to him.

The court was told the alleged incidents happened between 1989 and 1990.

A jury has been sworn in for the trial which could take four days.