Man had knuckle duster in vehicle ash tray

Man had knuckle duster in vehicle ash tray

AN ANTRIM town man was caught with a knuckle duster in an open ashtray in a vehicle.

Mark Laverty (24), of Church Lane, had the offence detected at Portglenone Road, Randalstown, on January 10 this year.

The full facts of the case were not given to the latest hearing at  Antrim Magistrates Court, sitting in Ballymena, where the defendant was given a five months prison term, suspended for two years.