High Court directs gardaí to arrest 75-year-old tenant for ignoring orders (via The Irish Times)

Patrick Murtagh has refused Cabhrú and gardaí access to his apartment for inspection amid concerns over build-up of rubbish

A High Court judge has directed gardaí to arrest and bring to court next week a 75-year-old man who has ignored orders directing him to facilitate an inspection of his charitable organisation home.

Earlier this week the court had heard of the serious concerns of a housing aid group for the safety and welfare of some of its elderly tenants because of a build-up of rubbish, food waste and a potential rodent infestation in one of its apartments.

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