Tralee man pleads guilty to possession of stolen handgun

A Tralee man has pleaded guilty to possession of a stolen handgun.

21-year-old Richard Roche of 2 Bruach na haAbhainn admitted possession of stolen property, namely a Browning Airsoft handgun, at Bridge Street, Tralee on November 21st 2016.

Barrister Richard Liston asked Judge Tom O’Donnell for a Probation Report to be prepared on the accused which should assess his suitability for community service.


The case was adjourned to March 16th when a date for sentencing will be set.