Ballymena man is alleged to have had 'baton with nails'

Ballymena man is alleged to have had 'baton with nails'

A MAN with a Ballymena address is accused of possessing an offensive weapon - described on the charge sheet as a 'wooden baton with nails' - with intent to commit grievous bodily harm.

Darren Casey (35), with an address listed as Hugomont Mews, is also charged with assaulting a police officer on the same date - February 5 this year.

Full details have yet to be outlined to Ballymena Magistrates Court (main picture) and the case was adjourned to March 24.