Sex charge man banned from park

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A 20-year-old man has been sent for trial to Newry Crown Court on sex assault charges.

Craig Rowland, Millington Park, Portadown, appeared at a preliminary enquiry on Thursday at Newry courthouse.

The charge against him alleges that on May 19 last year he intentionally touched a female and the touching was sexual and she did not consent.

Rowland was remanded on his own bail of £500.

He is to appear for arraignment at Newry Crown Court on April 19.

Conditions of his bail are that he is not to contact the alleged injured party and he is also to stay out of Solitude Park in Banbridge.