Damaged footballer’s car

James McClean.  'Mandatory Credit �INPHO/Ryan Byrne
James McClean. 'Mandatory Credit �INPHO/Ryan Byrne

A 28-year-old man has admitted causing damage to a Maserati car belonging to the footballer James McClean.

Aaron Dalton, of Moss Park, pleaded guilty to criminal damage on January 10, this year.

Derry Magistrates Court heard the incident occurred when the car was parked in the Creggan area of the city.

It is estimated that £950 worth of damage was caused to the car.

Sentencing was adjourned for a probation pre-sentence report to be compiled.

Dalton will appear in court again on July 24.