Man Accused of Attacking Sleeping Wife with Boiling Water and Claw-Hammer Remanded in Custody

Cork, Ireland – A 63-year-old man from Cork, Ireland, faced the High Court in an appeal for bail after allegedly attacking his sleeping wife with boiling water and a claw-hammer. The accused, Noel Twomey, was unsuccessful in his appeal and was remanded in custody for a further fortnight, as reported by Sergeant Aisling Murphy at Cork District Court. The Director of Public Prosecutions had not yet given directions on the case, prompting an adjournment until …

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