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Rehab man to be sentenced

A DUBLIN man attending a rehab centre in Co Cork is to be sentenced in May for road traffic and assault offences.

Stephen Feery (23) formerly of Snowdrop Walk, Darndale but now resident at Victory Outreach's centre at Pottery Road, Belvally, Cobh, pleaded guilty to taking a car without the consent of its owner and assault causing harm at Marlborough Place, Dublin 1 on June 19.

Defence counsel David Hegerty asked Judge Patricia Ryan at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court to allow time for Feery to continue his rehabilitation.

Judge Ryan set a sentence date of May 3.