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Crufts winner facing jail for knife-point muggings

Dublin Circuit Criminal Court

A man who previously won best dog handler at Crufts is facing prison for three knife point muggings carried out to feed a drug addiction.

Micheal Geoghegan (36) also threatened to stab a garda who chased him down after the robberies in Swords, north Dublin.

He has pleaded guilty to three counts of robbery and production of a knife at Rathbeale Road, Swords on August 18, 2018. Geoghegan of Ormond View, Swords Manor, Swords also admitted producing a large kitchen knife to intimidate and producing an iron drill bit and knife while resisting arrest.

Dublin Circuit Criminal Court was told that Detective Sergeant ….read more

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