Friday 19 October 2018

Man due in court after garda has teeth knocked out during incident

(stock photo)
(stock photo)

Conor McCrave

A man in his thirties is to appear before court on Tuesday in relation to an incident in which a garda lost teeth when he was allegedly head-butted.

The man will appear before a sitting of Trim District Court today in relation to the incident which occurred today at around 12.30pm in the Cootehill region of Co. Cavan.

Sources confirmed that a garda “received injuries to his face” during an incident. 

It is believed that the alleged incident may have occurred during an arrest.

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