Monday 9 December 2019

Decision awaited in sexual assault appeal case

Judge's gavel
Judge's gavel

A man jailed for 18 counts of sexual assault must wait to hear the outcome of his appeal against conviction.

The 46-year-old man, who cannot be identified for legal reasons, had pleaded not guilty to 18 counts of sexually assaulting three females on dates between July 1, 1997 and December 31, 2003 as well as November 1, 2008 and January 31, 2009.

He was found guilty by a jury at Wexford Circuit Criminal Court and sentenced to three years imprisonment by Judge Alice Doyle on June 10, 2015. His case came up at the Court of Appeal on Friday (May 27).

Wexford People