One week in prison for handling stolen bag

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Carrick-on-Shannon Courthouse

Joe McDonagh, 15 Crinian Strand, Sheriff Street Lower, Dublin was convicted and sentenced to seven days in prison for handling a stolen bag at Menary's, Rosebank Shopping Centre, Carrick-on-Shannon on June 26, 2020.

Mr McDonagh, who was represented by solicitor John McGuinness, pleaded guilty to the offence.

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Gardai said the property was recovered and returned to the shop in a “re-saleable condition.”

The defendant is currently serving a prison sentence at Cloverhill Prison until August this year and the one week conviction is to run concurrent with this sentence.

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