Derry security alerts: Man due to appear in court

A 39-year-old man is due to appear before Derry Magistrate’s Court today charged with a number of offences relating to security operations in the city on Easter Sunday.

Monday, 22nd April 2019, 8:18 am
Updated Monday, 22nd April 2019, 9:32 am
PSNI

Detectives investigating the security alerts in Derry have charged the man with offences including communicating false information causing a bomb hoax, placing an article causing a bomb hoax, and possession of explosives with intent to endanger life.

He is due to appear before Derry Magistrate’s Court today (Monday, April 22).

There were a number of security alerts which sparked evacuations of residents and road closures in different areas of Derry on Sunday.