Donegal Senator recieves eight stitches after incident in taxi on way home from disco

first_img Andrew McGinley says his children are getting him through life By News Highland – August 27, 2010 Pinterest WhatsApp Newsx Adverts Google+ Facebook WhatsApp Donegal Senator recieves eight stitches after incident in taxi on way home from disco Facebook Twitter Pinterestcenter_img Google+ Disruption to cancer service will increase mortality – Oncologist Previous articleInquest into murder of Republican double agent Donaldson adjoured for fifth timeNext articleBrothers in court in relation to Donegal Airsoft and Range robbery News Highland RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter A Donegal Senator received eight stitches to a head wound after an incident involving two other men as he made his way home from a disco.Fianna Fail Senator Brian O Domhnaill was travelling in a taxi minibus to his Gortahork home just before 3am on Sunday after attending the Seaview Hotel in Gweedore with friends when the incident occurred.Mr O Domhnaill was initially treated at NowDoc before being taken to Letterkenny General Hospital, where he received eight stitches to a head wound.The Senator confirmed that he had made a complaint to the gardai, adding that the matter was now in the hands of the relevant authorities.Yesterday, 42-year-old Jim Sharkey of Bayside, New York, appeared at Letterkenny District Court charged with assault causing harm to Mr O Domhnaill and criminal damage to a Ford Transit bus belonging to Neil Gallagher on Sunday at Meenacuing.He was also charged with causing a breach of the peace.His solicitor, Jacqui Sharkey said the charges would be heavily contested and Mr Sharkey may be “making a counter claim”.”There were several people involved and there will be a serious conflict of evidence,” she said.Bail was set at €2,000, with two independent sureties of €3,000 from the accused’s father and father-in-law. The case was adjourned to October. Gardai investigate Castlefinn burglary Today is the 30th anniversary of Eddie Fullerton’s murder Donegal retains 14 Blue Flags, Lisfannon is not restored Hospitalisations rise as Donnelly suggests masks will stay ’til autumnlast_img read more