Court hears 'allegation of spitting on children'

Court hears 'allegation of spitting on children'

A DEFENCE barrister told Antrim Magistrates Court a man charged with four assaults and being disorderly at Church Street in Antrim town is connected to an "allegation of spitting on children".

Connor McTernan (22), of Cossack Court, Antrim, is also charged with causing criminal damage to a police cell.

The charges relate to August 31/September 1 this year.

The full details have yet to be outlined to the court.

At Antrim Court, sitting in Ballymena, the case was adjourned to December 13 for the charges to be contested.