Man in court over Galway assault

Tuesday 05 February 2013 22.23
Jason McLoughlin is charged with assaulting David Kilbane at Rossaveal Pier at the weekend
Jason McLoughlin is charged with assaulting David Kilbane at Rossaveal Pier at the weekend

A Galway man has been remanded in custody in connection with a serious assault at Rossaveal Pier in Connemara over the weekend.

Jason McLoughlin, 21, with an address at Ballyglass, Ahascragh Ballinasloe appeared before Galway District Court today.

He is charged with assaulting David Kilbane, 23, causing him harm  in the early hours of 3 February.

Judge Mary Fahy remanded Mr McLoughlin in custody with consent to bail to appear before Harristown District Court on 8 February.