Man damaged two cars with baseball bat in Naas estate in early morning incident - claim

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Man damaged two cars with baseball bat in Naas estate in early morning incident - claim

The hearing took place at Naas District Court

A man allegedly damaged two cars with a baseball bat in a Naas residential area, the local District Court heard on December 2.

John Stokes, 44, whose address was given as 16 Ballymany Manor, Naas, faces two allegations of criminal damage at a house in Sundays Well, Blessington Road, on April 26, 2018.

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It’s understood that the cars belonged to a husband and wife.

Sgt Jim Kelly  said it would be alleged that a baseball bat was used to damage the vehicles between 4.30am and 7am.The total amount of the damage caused to both cars was reportedly €1,172 (€928 and €244).

Judge Desmond Zaidan indicated he might refuse jurisdiction, meaning the case will go to the Circuit Court.

He adjourned it to January 6.