A 22-year-old man has admitted hijacking a car from a pensioner.
Derek William Creswell, whose address we given on court papers as Firmount Drive, Antrim, pleaded guilty to a further charge of assault occasioning actual bodily harm.
The charges relate to an incident in the Bonds Hill area of the Waterside on December 23, 2013.
A further charge of possessing an offensive weapon, namely a potato peeler was left on the books.
Sentencing was adjourned for a probation pre-sentence report to be compiled.
Creswell was remanded in custody to appear at the crown court again on March 10.