Man broke into five premises to get money for drugs

first_imgA man broke into a number of premises in Lifford to steal money so he could jump across the border and feed his drug addiction.Michael Brennan appeared at Letterkenny District Court charged with a number of burglary charges. The accused man, of Coneyburrow in Lifford was caught on CCTV carrying out the attempted raids.Garda Sgt Jim Collins told the court that Brennan, aged 22, was observed breaking into a number of premises on March 29th last and also on April 2nd.The premises included Blush Beauty, McCauley’s Restaurant, Peeking House restaurant, the Diamond cafe and Daly’s shop on Upper Street.More than €600 was done to Blush Beauty, a further €1,000 was damage was done to Peeking House and €130 in damage was done to McCauley’s restaurant.Various cash sums were also taken from some of the other premises.Solicitor for the accused, Mr Frank Dorrian, told the court that his client suffered from an addiction to tablets including valium.He said he broke into the premises to get cash so he could go across the border and buy such tablets on the black market.He said “He was drug dependent and was taking valium and anything else he could get his hands on – depression and anxiety drove him to carry out these offences.”He said that Brennan had now been referred to a drug and drink counsellor.His client had €750 in compensation in court and these could be given to the injured parties.Judge Paul Kelly said he was adjourning the case until October 7th to allow for further compensation to be paid and for a community service and probation report to be prepared.Man broke into five premises to get money for drugs was last modified: July 3rd, 2019 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:burglariesdonegaldrugshabitLiffordMichael Brennanlast_img read more

Jumanji—Geocache of the Week

first_img SharePrint RelatedTop 10 Geocaches of the Week 2017December 27, 2017In “Geocache of the Week”Maastricht:Wandelen op en langs de stadsmuren – Geocache of the WeekApril 3, 2019In “Community”How to find a Multi-CacheJune 10, 2015In “Geocaching Info” “In the Jungle you must wait, until the dice read 5 or 8.”Deep in the untamed wilderness of the Netherlands exists a legendary geocache. The 21 stages of this Multi-cache bring you through the game of Jumanji. Ward off giant wasps, escape from pesky monkeys, and play the game as you journey towards the Final stage — an official Jumanji game board. Location:Noord-Brabant, NetherlandsN 51° 40.910′ E 005° 38.757′ Multi-CacheGC39CM6by The Knight Templar Difficulty:4Terrain:2.5 Do you dare to take the bait, to learn your geocaching fate?Disclaimer: Imagination required for exotic animal sightings. Do you remember the hunter from the movie? Look familiar?21 stage Multis can be tough!Father-Daughter bonding at one of the stages3-D Vision to carry out the mission.The final stage and ultimate reward: Jumanji!Share with your Friends:Morelast_img read more