Charged with having knife

A man has appeared in court accused of possessing a knife in a Waterside bar.

Friday, 19th August 2016, 1:53 pm
Updated Friday, 19th August 2016, 3:55 pm

Paul Kerr, whose address was given as Lisneal, is charged with possessing an article with a blade, namely a knife, on March 16.

The charge relates to an alleged incident in the Ritz Bar.

Defence solicitor Derwin Harvey told the court his client denies the offence.

The 43-year-old was released on continuing bail and banned from entering the Ritz Bar.

He will appear in court again on September 1.