He was out of employment at the time and suffering from the effects of lockdown. He was very embarrassed.
Originally from Mauritius, the defendant has been eleven years in Ireland. He worked as a general operative in a local factory, earning €400 per week.
Naek was single and has no dependents in this country.
Mr Callan added he didn’t put the two ladies to the trouble of giving evidence.
Judge McKiernan noted the defendant had no previous convictions and had taken a hearing date. On the basis of his plea of guilty, she sentenced him to four months imprisonment, suspended for 12 months.