Letterkenny man charged with attack on woman

September 15, 2021

A LETTERKENNY man has appeared in court charged with assault causing harm to a woman in an incident on Sunday.

Shane McGinley (27) was brought before a special sitting of Letterkenny District Court in connection with the incident.

McGinley, with an address in Letterkenny, faces two charges over the incident on Sunday, September 12, 2021 at his address.

The accused is charged with assault causing harm to the woman, an offence contrary to section 3 of the Non-Fatal Offences Against the Person Act 1997.

McGinley is further charged with damaging property, an iPhone 11, belonging to the woman intending to damage such property or being reckless as to whether such property would be damaged.

McGinley was remanded on bail to appear before the court on December 6, 2021.