A 24-year-old man shouted at a member of An Garda Síochána, “You are a f***ing animal.”
Calum Nolan, formerly of Mourne Avenue, The Glen, Cork, pleaded guilty at Cork District Court to a charge of engaging in threatening behaviour.
The charge arose out of an incident on the afternoon of April 29 at Lower Oliver Plunkett Street.
The accused man since commenced a nine-month sentence for an unrelated crime.
Judge Olann Kelleher imposed a two-month concurrent sentence for the charge of engaging in threatening words or behaviour.
Defence solicitor, Frank Buttimer, stressed that the it was verbal in nature.