A younger guy was ordered to do one hundred fifty hours of community carrier the day before today after gardaí have been formerly referred to as to a McDonald’s outlet because of his threatening behavior of wearing a hurley. A suspended five-month prison term become also imposed on David Raymond, of forty-eight Aisling Lawn, Ballincollig, Co Cork, at Cork District Court. Frank Buttimer, the solicitor, stated the 21-yr-vintage turned into anxious to avoid a prison sentence for his behavior.
Mr. Buttimer said the State customary that while the young man changed into sporting a hurley at the time, he did not wave it around or use it threateningly. He stated Raymond would be satisfied to do the community provider. Sergeant John Kelleher reported the incident that gave upward push to the fees occurred at McDonald’s in Ballincollig. Sergeant Kelleher said:
“On April 28, 2018, David Raymond changed into a part of a group in McDonald’s. They have been shouting and roaring noisily and threateningly, the use of foul language and scaring clients.
“The group turned into approached by a lady member of a team of workers and requested to depart. At this point, Mr. Raymond, who had a hurley, commenced shouting and roaring at her and the use of offensive language and dangerous her and refused to go away McDonald’s.
“The staff member became in worry and known as gardaí. When gardaí arrived on the scene, Mr Raymond had left but changed into placed a quick distance away at Powdermill, Ballincollig, nonetheless in ownership of the hurley.
He introduced: “Mr. Raymond resisted arrest and started kicking out at gardaí once they attempted to place him inside the patrol automobile. Pepper spray needed to be deployed to save you Mr. Raymond from injuring himself and gardaí.”
Raymond had fifty-eight preceding convictions such as counts for attack and public order offenses. The defendant became convicted on counts of threatening behavior at McDonald’s and Powdermill as well as different prices, specifically being intoxicated and danger and obstructing gardaí.