Thomas Sheehan will be discussed in this article. We will look at what made Thomas to tell Gardai about his secret crime.
Who is Thomas Sheehan?
He is a 37 year old man.
His sister’s name is Edel Sheehan.
Thomas is said to have sexually abused his own half sister when they were children.
He is said to have written letters to Gardai detailing his crime.
The suspect allegedly wrote two letters to Gardai in which he confessed his sins which he committed when he was a teen.
He is said to have indicated that he raped her orally and sexually abused her.
Sheena is reported to have no accommodation in Tipperary and pleaded guilty at the Central Criminal Court.
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He was convicted of one count of oral rape and five counts of sexual assault.
The assault allegedly took place in several locations in Clonmel in Tipperary county.
Thomas alleged crimes took place between 2000 to 2002.
While the suspect was between 14 to 16 years, that of his sister was between 12 to 14 years.
The suspect sister is said to have waived her right to remain anonymous. This made Thomas to equally be named.
It was told in court that Thomas and her sister had a rough upbringing. They said their condition was “extreme neglect, poverty and violence”. “They never had a chance.”
The judge, Justice David Keane praised Sheehan, the suspect’s sister for “her resilience”.
The judge also sympathies with her for what he called the“psychological pain and suffering she has experienced”.
The judge also acknowledge the efforts of Thomas who had apologized to his sister and also “initiated the investigation into his offending behaviour”.
Thomas Sheehan have several histories of crime.
Thomas allegedly confessed of his crime while he was in jail. His crime included criminal damages, possessing of a knife and threat to kill.
The siblings last parent who was their mother died while they were seven and nine years respectively.
Ms Sheehan admitted to being abused; She said:“He sexualised me at a very young age when I should have been a child, far removed from this abuse,” She further added:
“I will never forgive him for what he has done.”