Fined for possessing knife

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ADonegal man who was found with a knife in Derry’s city centre has been fined £250.

Jonathon George McKinley, of Manor Court, Moville, pleaded guilty to disorderly behaviour and possession of a lock knife on May 17.

Derry Magistrates Court heard the 27-year-old was aggressive to police officers on patrol and shouted abuse at them.

He approached police with his fists clenched and CS spray had to be deployed during the incident.

McKinley was arrested and officers found a lock knife in his pocket.