25-year-old denies robbery


A 25-year-old man has denied the robbery of a corner shop.

Steve Smith, whose address was given on court papers as Bradley Park, pleaded not guilty to the robbery of Abercorn Stores on April 9.

It is alleged that £105 was stolen during the robbery.

Derry Crown Court heard the trial is expected to last three days and has been listed for hearing on January 21.

Smith was remanded in custody and the case will be reviewed the week before trial.