68 year-old man to be tried for child sex assault


A 68-year-old man has been returned for trial to Craigavon Crown Court charged with a sexual assault on a child.

Jacob Woods, Margaret Street, Portadown, appeared last Friday at a preliminary enquiry at Craigavon courthouse.

The charge against him alleges that on October 19, 2014, he intentionally penetrated the anus of a male under the age of 13 with his finger.

Woods was remanded on his own bail of £750 to appear for arraignment at Craigavon Crown Court on September 8.