July 12 'explosion attempt' case is further adjourned

July 12 'explosion attempt' case is further adjourned

A MAN accused of attempting to cause an explosion by 'tampering with mains gas supply' on July 12 this year has had his case further adjourned to Tuesday October 12.

Daniel O'Boyle (33), of Drumtara, Ballymena, is also charged with causing criminal damage to gas piping belonging to Firmus Energy and assaulting a police officer.

At Ballymena Magistrates Court defence barrister Stephen Law said a bail application is due to be made on October 12.