Teenager had box cutter knife

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A teenager has admitted possessing a box cutter knife in a public place.

Jordan Kavanagh, of Brompton Court, pleaded guilty to a further charge of causing damage to a PVC door on June 16.

Sentencing was adjourned for a Probation Pre-Sentence Report to be compiled.

Derry Magistrate’s Court heard the 19-year-old has a relevant criminal record and has served prison sentences for similar offences.

Kavanagh was released on continuing bail to appear in court again on October 30.