Sent for trial on arson charge

Symbol of law and justice in the empty courtroom, law and justice concept.
Symbol of law and justice in the empty courtroom, law and justice concept.

A 25-year-old man has been sent for trial to Craigavon Crown Court on an arson charge.

Paul Cassidy, whose address was given as Mark Street, Lurgan, appeared last Friday at a preliminary enquiry at Craigavon courthouse.

The charge against him alleges that on November 4 last year he without lawful excuse caused damage to a property at Mark Street, Lurgan, belonging to the Northern Ireland Housing Executive.

He was remanded in custody to appear for arraignment at Craigavon Crown Court on April 12.