Man accused of climbing Aras fence


A man accused of climbing the security fence at Aras an Uachtarain in Dublin's Phoenix Park will appear in Dublin District Court today.

The Spanish man (21) allegedly travelled from Cork and climbed the fence at the official residence of the President, Mrs McAleese, at 12.40 a.m. yesterday. He was charged last night with the unlawful taking of a car. Mrs McAleese was on holiday in Italy during the alleged incident. Aras during at the time of the incident. She is in Italy on a five-day holiday. Joy Rolston 0801 861 522396