Derry man who punched female police officer fined

first_img Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire By News Highland – January 3, 2013 Twitter Twitter Previous articleAppeal after attempted robbery of Derry bookmakersNext articleCounty Council encourages people to recycle their Christmas waste News Highland Google+ Facebook Pinterest Facebook WhatsApp Newscenter_img WhatsApp Google+ 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic A Derry man who punched a female police officer in the face was fined at Limavady Magistrate’s Court this week.Stephen Kelly (19) of 34, Bellevue Avenue n Derry admitted a series of public order offences which occurred on November 25 last.The court was told that police on patrol in Catherine Street in Limavady came upon two males fighting, one of them was Kelly.When they intervened to break up the fight Kelly punched the female officer in the face.When he was arrested he struggled violently with police.A defence solicitor said that Kelly had been out celebrating his birthday and had consumed a lot of alcohol.He said his client had apologised for his actions.Deputy District Judge Mervyn Bates said that he did not believe that the offence crossed the custody threshold and fined Kelly £150 and bound him over to be of good behaviour on his own recognisances of £500 for a period of 18 months. Derry man who punched female police officer fined RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry last_img