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Taxi driver assaulted over a £3 fare

May 27, 2021 | bfiqjzlr | No Comments

first_img 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Taxi driver assaulted over a £3 fare Pinterest WhatsApp Pinterest Google+ By News Highland – August 20, 2011 Facebook Derry Magistrate’s Court heard today how a man assaulted a taxi driver after arguing over the fare with him.San McCormich (26) of 8, Balbane Pass in Derry was charged with assaulting the taxi driver n May 21 this year.The court was told that the taxi was parked in the city centre when McCormick approached and asked to be taken to Creggan. He asked what the fare would be and when he was told £3 he started arguing.The taxi proceeded towards Creggan but McCormick persisted in arguing and eventually the driver stopped and asked McCormick to gt out.At this stage McCormick became aggressive and swung out hitting the driver on the side of the head. The driver tried to get McCormick out of the car but he continued to behave aggressively.The incident ended when another taxi stopped to offer assistance and McCormick walked away. The driver followed and was able to tell police what house he went into.At interview McCormick admitted being asked to get out and swinging at the driver but denied injuring him.Defence solicitor Mr. George Copeland said that his client had been at a stag do and had been drinking for several hours.He said he had pleaded guilty at the first opportunity.Deputy District Judge Mervyn Bates said that McCormick had a previous conviction for assaulting police.He bound him over to keep the peace for 12 months on his own recognisance of £500. He also ordered him to pay the taxi driver £300 in compensation. Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic center_img Newsx Adverts Google+ Previous articleDetails of Donegal events for National Heritage WeekNext articleDonegal biker priest to celebrate special mass News Highland RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp Twitter Twitter Facebook Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan firelast_img read more