The article looks at the Garda whose finger was bitten off by a thug during arrest in Dublin. We will tell you more about him and the circumstances leading to that nasty circumstance.
Who is the Garda whose finger was bitten off by a thug during arrest in Dublin?
He began the day as he usually does, serving his people and helping to maintain law and order.
He had a call concerning a dangerous driving and as his duty demands, he responded.
He got to the scene as usual and started to work on a situation which was becoming a danger to the general motoring public.
But, the unexpected happened. He ended up becoming a victim of the situation, a loose finger hanging and needing immediate attention.
The Irish Mirror reported that the incident happened around 11.30 am along the M50 Dublin’s northside.
It was around the Gulliver’s Retail Park. The suspect reported bit off the index finger of the officer and left it hanging and needing medical attention.
Who is the suspect who bit off Garda finger during an arrest in Dublin?
The suspect is a man in his 30s. He was accused of driving dangerously and during the melee of his arrest, the suspect bit off the index finger of the officer.
The Garda officer was rushed to the James Connolly Hospital.
The suspect was arrested and is being held at the Ballymun Garda Station.
The sad incident occurred today and this is what a Garda spokes person had to say:
“During the course of an arrest, a member of An Garda Síochána was assaulted. A man in his 30s was arrested and was brought to Ballymun Garda station where he is currently detained.
“The member of An Garda Síochána was taken to James Connolly Hospital to be treated for their injuries which are understood be serious but non-life threatening.
“Gardai are appealing to anyone who may have witnessed this incident to come forward. Any road users who were in the area at between 10:30am and noon today, who may have camera footage (including dash cam) is asked to make it available to investigating Gardaí.
“Anyone with any information is asked to contact Ballymun Garda station on 01 666 4400, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station.”