Belfast Telegraph

Wednesday 23 July 2014

Two men before court in connection with attack on garda

Two men will appear in court in County Westmeath today charged in connection with an attack on a Garda.

The Garda - who is from the Longford Westmeath Drug Unit - was stabbed during a planned search of a house in Athlone in the early hours of Saturday morning.

The two men - who are aged 17 and 20 - were arrested at the scene.

They'll appear at a special sitting of Athlone District Court later today.

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