Teenager admits assaulting man last year


A teenager has admitted assaulting a man over a year ago.

Leonard Quinn, of Whitethorn Drive, pleaded guilty to one charge of assault occasioning actual bodily harm.

The charge relates to an incident on August 1, 2011.

District Judge Barney McElholm adjourned sentencing for a probation pre-sentence report to be compiled.

The 18-year-old was released on continuing bail and will appear in court again on February 22.