Man on assault charge

A man has been charged with two offences in relation to a serious assault on a 23-year-old man in the West Street area of Portadown in the early hours of Saturday, November 30 last year.

The 21-year old is accused of grievous bodily harm with intent and possession of an offensive weapon with intent to commit an indictable offence.

He is due to appear at Craigavon Magistrates’ Court on Friday, July 18.

As is normal procedure, all charges will be reviewed by the PPS.