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Party-goer accused of biting man during row

A MAN has been accused of biting and injuring another man during a social gathering in west Dublin.

Pavels Grzaniks (30) had the case against him adjourned at Blanchardstown District Court.

Mr Grzaniks, of Ryewater Apartments, Leixlip, Co Kildare, is charged with assault causing harm to a man. The offence is alleged to have happened at Liffey Hall, Liffey Valley Park, Lucan, last May 3.

Sgt Mary Doherty said a social gathering had been taking place in a hall and the defendant arrived with his young daughter.

It was alleged that he became involved in an altercation with another man during which he bit the man on the hand.

Judge David McHugh accepted jurisdiction to deal with the case and adjourned it.