Woman charged with stealing €20,000 from 83 year old pensioner

first_imgA woman has appeared in court charged with the theft of €20,000 from an 83-year-old woman.Marjorie Gallagher appeared at Falcarragh District Court charged with the theft of the cash from Bridget McLaughlin of Meenmore in Dungloe, Co Donegal. Ms Gallaghed, aged 56, from Maghery, Dungloe, was charged with four separate counts of theft of €5,000 from the elderly woman.The thefts are alleged to have happened between January 1st 2016 and April 9th, 2018 in Dungloe.The court was told that Mrs Gallagher was arrested at Letterkenny Garda station at High Road earlier today but did not reply when the three charges were put to her.She appeared in court with a number of family members.The court was told by Inspector Seamus McGonigle that the Director of Public Prosecutions has agreed for the case to go forward to the circuit court for trial.Solicitor Patsy Gallagher asked for the case to be adjourned to Dungloe District Court on June 11th for a book of evidence.He said Ms Gallagher was attending hospital and asked if she could be excused from appearing on that date.Judge Paul Kelly agreed and adjourned the case.Woman charged with stealing €20,000 from 83 year old pensioner was last modified: April 17th, 2019 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:courtdonegaldungloeMarjorie Gallaghertheftlast_img


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