Accused to face trial for attacks
A DUBLIN man accused of lashing out at a woman with a knife and slicing her on the upper arm will now face trial on the charge.
Sean McCann (32) is also accused of assaulting a second woman in an attack in a Dundrum housing estate.
The accused, of Weston Grove, Churchtown, appeared before Dun Laoghaire District Court charged with two assaults of serious assault.
The alleged assaults, on two foreign nationals, took place at Sweetmount Park, Dundrum, on July 7 last year.
Judge John Lindsay adjourned the case for six weeks for the preparation of the book of evidence.