Hurling sticks gang attack - the courts will not sanction or condone ‘ad hoc vigilantism’ - Judge

Hurling sticks gang attack - the courts will not sanction or condone ‘ad hoc vigilantism’ - Judge

Coleraine Court House.

Julie Magee

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Julie Magee

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A JUDGE yesterday (Monday) warned that the courts will not condone “ad hoc vigilantism” after hearing how a Rasharkin man had been attacked in his own home by a gang armed with hurling sticks.
Judge Peter King's hard-hitting comments came at Coleraine Courthouse before he sentenced another man from the village to four months imprisonment for his part in the early morning “joint enterprise”.

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