Man due in court over December assault in Derry



Derry Courthouse

Detectives investigating a serious assault in the Cornshell Fields area of Derry during the early hours of Monday, 2nd December, 2019, have charged a man to appear before Derry Magistrates' Court this morning.

The man, aged 23 years old, has been charged with offences including attempted murder, aggravated burglary and stealing, aggravated burglary with intent to inflict grievous bodily harm, possession of an offensive weapon with intent to commit an indictable offence and wounding with intent to do grievous bodily harm.

As is usual procedure, the charges will be reviewed by the Public Prosecution Service.