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Daughter of Ballinasloe man sentenced for rape and abuse welcomes DPP appeal

Feb 3, 2022 17:51 By Shannonside News
Daughter of Ballinasloe man sentenced for rape and abuse welcomes DPP appeal
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The DPP is appealing a 5 year sentence for rape and abuse handed down to a Ballinasloe man last year

The DPP is to appeal the sentence handed down to a Ballinasloe father who pleaded guilty to raping and abusing his daughter.

Aimee Foley says she takes a serious amount of comfort from the appeal.

Her father Michael O'Donoghue - of Colmanstown, Ballinasloe, Co Galway - pleaded guilty to raping and abusing her last year and was sentenced to five years in prison.

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Aimee spoke out when she was 18 and reported the abuse to gardai.

She says it's important to her that the DPP appeals the sentence

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