Antrim man is charged with arson offence

Antrim man is charged with arson offence

A MAN charged with arson at a property at Rathmore Gardens in Antrim town has had the case adjourned to August 17 to fix a date for a Preliminary Enquiry - the legal step to send the matter to the Crown Court.

Paul Larkin (33), of Rathmore Gardens, is also accused of causing criminal damage on the same occasion on May 22 this year.

The case was mentioned at Antrim Magistrates Court, sitting in Ballymena.