Returned for trial on assault charge

Judge's court wig and hammer or gavel
Judge's court wig and hammer or gavel

A fifty-seven-year-old man has been sent for trial to Craigavon Crown Court on an assault charge.

James McVeigh, whose address was given as Obins Drive, Portadown, appeared last Friday at a preliminary enquiry at Craigavon courthouse.

The charge against him alleges that on December 1 last year he assaulted a male causing him actual bodily harm.

He was remanded on his own bail of £500 to appear for arraignment at Craigavon Crown Court sitting on May 12.