October 4 2019 9:22 AM
UFC star Conor McGregor will appear in a Dublin court next week to face an assault charge, Independent.ie can reveal.
Detectives have served a summons on the 31-year-old fighter to appear before a judge next Friday morning.
McGregor, who is originally from Dublin but living in Kildare, is now expected to appear before Dublin District Court on October 11.
The DPP had directed earlier this year that he should be prosecuted over the alleged assault and a summons has formally been served on him by gardai for the court case.
He faces a single assault charge under Section Two of the Non-Fatal Offences Against the Person Act over the incident on April 6 last at the Marble Arch pub in Drimnagh……. Read more ….. https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/courts/conor-mcgregor-to-face-assault-charge-in-court-next-week-over-pub-incident-38562301.html