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Speeding fines issued at Carrick-on-Shannon District Court

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Carrick-on-Shannon Courthouse

Gary McGowan, 32 Shannon Cove, Dromod, was convicted and fined €150 for speeding on October 17, 2020 at the N4, Doon, Boyle. Mr McGowan was detected at a speed of 134kmh in a 100kmh zone. He said he had a lot going on at the time and forgot to pay the fine. He told the court he currently has five penalty points on his licence, and three pending, all from this year.

Mariusz Gawlik, 44 Naomh Brid, Drumcong, was detected driving at a speed of 111kmh in a 50kmh zone on October 24, 2020 at N4 Aughamore. He was also not wearing a seat belt.  Fixed charge notices were issued for both offences. The seat belt fine was paid but the speeding fine was not. Judge Kilrane convicted and fined him €100 for the offence.

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