Teenager accused of assaulting paramedic and drugs offences

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A 19-year-old man has appeared in court accused of assaulting a paramedic.

Noel McGilloway, of Creggan Heights, is charged further charged with resisting police on September 3.

The teen is also charged with possessing an offensive weapon, namely a knife, common assault and possession of cocaine, diazepam and cannabis.

These charges relate to an alleged incident on September 8.

An investigating officer told Derry Magistrate’s Court he believed he could connect the teen to the charges.

Defence solicitor Seamus Quigley said there would be no application for bail at this time.

The teen was remanded in custody to appear in court again on September 22.