Man charged with alleged sexual assault in Limerick city

Fintan Walsh

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Man charged with alleged sexual assault in Limerick city

A MAN in his 20s is due to appear in court this Monday morning in connection to an alleged sexual assault of a woman in the city over the bank holiday weekend. 

The 25-year-old, who cannot be named, appeared before a special sitting at Limerick District Court, charged with sexually assaulting a young woman at Baggott Estate, Ballinacurra, on Saturday. 

The court heard the accused was arrested at Rosbrien Road on Saturday morning, and was charged on Sunday evening. 

Judge Aeneas McCarthy directed the accused not be identified, remanded him in custody, and to appear before Limerick District Court, via video-link, on Monday.