County Antrim man faces 'pellet gun' accusation

County Antrim man faces 'pellet gun' accusation

A LARNE man is accused of possessing an 'imitation firearm - a 'pellet gun' - with intent to cause fear of violence on October 31 last year.

Gerald Samuel McFaul (46), of Blackthorn Rise, is also charged with possessing a 'pellet gun and ammunition' in 'suspicious circumstances' and is alleged to have made threats to kill two people.

At Ballymena Magistrates Court (main picture) it was adjourned to February 24.