MAN FELL OFF WAGON AFTER WATCHING FINN HARPS PLAY LONGFORD

first_imgA football fan fell of the wagon and was caught drink-driving after watching Finn Harps play Longford Town.Damien Dervin, a Longford fan, had driven from Longford to Ballybofey to watch his team play.He was spotted by Gardai on March 24th last swerving and almost hitting a car in his Caddy van. When Gardai stopped Dervin he had a strong smell of alcohol and there was a bottle of beer in the cupholder.Solicitor Kevin McElhinney told Letterkenny Dsitrict Court today his client usually didn’t drink and drive but simply fell off the wagon after driving from Longford.Mr Dervin, who is in his 40s and from Cahanagh, Longford, has two kids and has battled alcohol problems.Judge Denis McLaughlin fined him €300 and disqualified him from driving for three years.MAN FELL OFF WAGON AFTER WATCHING FINN HARPS PLAY LONGFORD was last modified: April 15th, 2013 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:Damien Dervinfinn harpsLetterkenny District CourtLongford Townlast_img

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