A man who resides in Kildare walked from Granard to Longford to attend the July sitting of Granard District Court.
John Blessington, who has an address at 10 The Rise, Sallins Park, Sallins, Kildare, had his case put back for second calling after it was revealed that he was on the way in from Granard on foot after getting a lift as far as the north Longford town.
The defendant was due to face charges of not having a licence or insurance at March 18, 2016 at Coolcor, Granard, Co Longford, as well as damaging an electric gate and pier cap, public intoxication, using threatening, abusive and insulting words and behaviour and making a threat on the same date.
For more on this story, see this week’s Longford Leader.
Subscribe or register today to discover more from DonegalLive.ie
Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.
Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.