Man acquitted on Derry robbery charge

first_img Twitter Pinterest 448 new cases of Covid 19 reported today News NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly By News Highland – May 11, 2010 Google+ Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson A 50-year-old man who had been charged with robbing and falsely imprisoning an 83-year-old woman in Derry was yesterday found not guilty by a unanimous verdict of the jury.Anthony Burke of Eglinton Terrace had been charged with robbing the woman in her own home last May. The court had heard that the woman had fought off her attacker and tried to knee him in the groin before he escaped with a sum of money.Mr. Burke had denied being in the house or involved in the burglary.Earlier the court had been told that Burke had taken ill while in Maghaberry Prison on Saturday and had been taken to Lagan Valley Hospital where he was still being treated. WhatsApp Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHORcenter_img Pinterest Facebook Previous articleAn Post’s Letterkenny service back under the microscopeNext articleYear on year increase on Donegal’s live register News Highland Help sought in search for missing 27 year old in Letterkenny WhatsApp Twitter Man acquitted on Derry robbery charge Google+ Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector publishedlast_img read more