Teen girl struck mum in street
A TEENAGE girl will be sentenced in March for attacking a 37-year-old mother outside her south Dublin home on Christmas Day 2010.
The girl (17) had been charged in October at the Children's Court with assault causing harm outside the woman's home, in Sallynoggin. The court heard the girl struck the woman "ten to 15 times" leaving her bruised
The teenager, who has no prior criminal convictions, pleaded guilty to the offence on Friday and was remanded on bail by Judge Bryan Smyth to appear again in March for sentencing.