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judge-gavelA 57 year old man from Roscommon has been found guilty of 3 counts of indecent assault against a 10 year old boy, in Athleague, 30 years ago.

Seamus Kilroy of Clooneyguish, Athleague was involved in mentoring the underage Athleague Tremane hurling teams when the assaults took place on dates between June and September 1983 at locations outside Athleague village.

He was found guilty this afternoon by a majority jury verdict at Roscommon Circuit Court after a 3 day trial.

Judge Anthony Hunt has adjourned sentencing in the case until December 5th when a full victim impact statement will be heard.