Man admits attempted rape

Man admits attempted rape

A Galway man has admitted attempting to rape a woman in the city last year.

The 32-year-old man, who can not be named for legal reasons, pleaded guilty at the Central Criminal Court to attempted rape and assault causing harm to a woman on April 8, 2009.

Mr Justice Paul Carney ordered a victim impact statement and added the man’s name to the sex offenders register as required by law. He remanded the man in custody until October 11 when full facts will be heard in the case.


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