Man charged with theft of alcohol and assaults on police

A 32-year-old man has been returned for trial to Craigavon Crown Court on a series of charges.

Sunday, 7th August 2016, 7:43 am

Ashley Simon Gibson, Crawford Park, Portadown, appeared last Friday at a preliminary enquiry at Craigavon courthouse.

He is charged with robbing PG Foods of alcohol on October 9 last year and the theft of alcohol, valued at £6.69, from Costcutters, Armagh Road, Portadown, on October 31.

Gibson also faces three charges of assault on police on November 9 last year.

He was remanded in custody to appear for arraignment at Craigavon Crown Court on September 15.