District Court hearing scheduled in Tullamore over child cruelty charges

Offaly Express Reporter

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District Court hearing scheduled in Tullamore  over child cruelty charges

District Court hearing scheduled in Tullamore over child cruelty charges

A DISTRICT Court hearing has been scheduled in Tullamore in relation to allegations of child cruelty.

A man and a woman, neither of whom can be named for legal reasons, have been prosecuted for offences contrary to the Children’s Act 2001.

The hearing has been fixed for March 1 next.

Hearings are scheduled in the District Court if an accused person does not plead guilty to the charges brought.