The assault case against Donegal County Councillor, John O’Donnell, has been adjourned until June.
The case was listed at today’s sitting of Letterkenny Circuit Court.
Judge Terence O’Sullivan heard from defence counsel for Cllr O’Donnell (pictured) who said the assault causing harm charges against the councillor will be contested and a trial will take up to four days.
The court heard the case against Cllr ODonnell and a co-accused involves three separate assault charges on three injured parties.
John ODonnell (36) of Kilmacrennan is charged with assaulting Emmet Gallagher at Sultan’s take-away in Letterkenny on February 23rd, 2015 causing him harm. He was also charged with assaulting Sean O’Donnell causing him harm at Gortle…