Man due in court following Derry assault

Derry Magistrates Court
Derry Magistrates Court

A 21-year-old man is due before Derry Magistrates' Court today charged with wounding with intent to cause GBH and possession of an offensive weapon.

The charges relate to an incident yesterday morning near a bus stop on Strand Road, Derry, close to the junction with Great James’ Street.

A 33-year-old man required hospital treatment as a result of injuries he received.

A 33-year-old female also arrested in relation to the same assault has been bailed pending further enquiries.

Police are appealing for witnesses to the assault to contact Strand Road Police Station.