Man accused of assault

A man has appeared in court accused of assaulting his girlfriend.

Raymond Anthony Lishman, of Castle Street, is charged with common assault on February 15.

An investigating officer told Derry Magistrates Court he believed he could connect the 24-year-old to the charge.

Lishman was released on his own bail of £100 and banned from having any contact with the woman. He will appear in court again on February 26.