Man charged with indecent child assault

A man has appeared before Donegal Circuit Court charged with seven counts of sexual assault and indecent assault against a child.

The Belfast native, aged in his 60’s, who cannot be named under a Publication Order, had been living in the Ballyconnell/Bawnboy and surrounding areas for more than a decade.

The alleged incidents took place in Killybegs in the 1990s.


The man was arrested on Tuesday night in Ballyconnell and was taken to Ballyshannon Garda Station, where he was detained until his court appearance on Wednesday.

He was granted bail.





Naomh Conaill 3-13 Killybegs 0-10 NAOMH Conaill marched into the quarter-finals of the Under 21 ‘A’ Championship after recording...

  A major progress on Tirconnail and Fintra bridge projects, between Killybegs and Kilcar, has been announced today by...

SUNDAY will be a historic day for the Burt club, as they welcome Killybegs to Hibernian Park for their...


Donegal News is published by North West of Ireland Printing & Publishing Company Limited, trading as North-West News Group.
Registered in Northern Ireland, No. R0000576. St. Anne's Court, Letterkenny, County Donegal, Ireland