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Barman broke drinker's nose

A CITY centre barman who kicked an unruly customer in the head has been given a suspended sentence.

Kevin Haskins (29) was allegedly spat on by the victim, who was being thrown out of Cafe En Seine on Dawson Street.

The victim was punched to the ground by a bouncer and suffered a broken nose when Haskins kicked him in the face. He resigned after the assault.

Haskins, of Shandon Drive, Phibsboro pleaded guilty at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to assault.