Second man charged in connection with Strand Road bomb

A second man has been charged in connection with a bomb attack on Strand Road police station in Derry at the beginning of August..

The 53-year-old man has been charged with a number of offences including possession of firearms and ammunition with intent to endanger life and possession of a prohibited weapon.

He is due to appear at Derry Magistrates Court tomorrow. On Friday, 42 year old Philip O'Donnell from Baldrick Crescent in the city was charged with 12 offences, including hijacking a taxi and causing a explosion.

A 42-year-old man appeared in court on Friday charged with bombing the police station on 3 August.

The 53-year-old has also been charged with possession of firearms and ammunition in suspicious circumstances, and two counts of possession of imitation firearms with intent to cause fear.