County Antrim man admits 'bomb hoax' charge

County Antrim man admits 'bomb hoax' charge

A MAN has admitted making a hoax communication with police about a 'bomb'.

Glen Alister McClean (31), of Braepark Road in the Tildarg area, is charged in relation to October 14 this year.

He is also admits being disorderly at Cairngorm Drive in Larne and attempting to to cause criminal damage to a police car on the same date.

Regarding October 13, he caused criminal damage to a wall belonging to Lidl and wasted police time by 'knowingly making to PSNI a false report or statement giving rise to apprehension for the safety' of a female.

A defence solicitor said "£400" worth of damage was caused.

Full details have yet to be outlined to Ballymena Magistrates Court and the case was adjourned to December 23 for a pre-sentence report to be prepared.