Accused of assault and theft

Derry's Courthouse on Bishop Street. 3003JM66
Derry's Courthouse on Bishop Street. 3003JM66

A 26-year-old man has appeared in court accused of common assault.

Christopher James Hugh McKendrick, of Lisfannon Park, is further charged with causing damage to a dress and theft of a purse on February 21.

McKendrick was released on bail and banned from contacting the alleged injured party.

He will appear in court again on March 16.