Derry mann in court on petrol bomb charges

A 20-year-old Derryman has appeared at the local Magistrate's Court charged with throwing petrol bombs during disturbances following the annual Apprentice Boys parade in the city on August.

Stephen Aaron McFadden of Foyle Park was charged with possessing petrol bombs, throwing them and riotous behaviour on August 8 2009.

A solicitor told the court he was in communication with the prosecution service about the case and it was adjourned until March 8.