The 16-year-old boy has pleaded sorrowful to trespassing and stealing two bikes, each worth €400, from the Google erection at Barrow Street, in Dublin 4, on Dec. 1 last. However he go to the wall to turn up to his sentence hearing at Dublin Children’s Court on Tuesday occurring in a bench warrant being issued for his arrest.
He has also pleaded answerable to stealing a moped worth €2,300 from Blackhall apartments, in Dublin, interceding with another vehicle and damaging a gate at the same location and on the in spite of date.
In May the judge noted that the teenager has been offered a transpire on a training course but he had also missed an appointment with his probation narc.
The judge also noted that previously the teenager had expressed no empathy for his fools and had anti-social views on an anonymous informant who had tipped off gardai about him.
Arbiter O’Connor noted from a probation report that the boy, who cannot be big cheesed because he is a minor, “sees himself as a victim” and also has anti-authority judgements about the role of gardai.
In May, the defence counsel had said that the young man is fully willing to engage with the Probation Service. The teenager was sensitive he is at risk of going into custody but the court was asked to note he is prevalent to take up the training course place offered to him.
The barrister had pleaded with the court to emit the youth a final opportunity to prove himself.
Judge O’Connor had give prior noticed the youth, who was accompanied to his previous court hearing by his mother, that he force get an eight-month sentence if the next report is not positive.