Man is accused of possessing a machete in Donaghadee

Man is accused of possessing a machete in Donaghadee

A MAN accused of possessing an offensive weapon - a machete - in the vicinity of Cannyreagh Road at Donaghadee has had the matter further adjourned to March 23.

Andrew Jason Strain (31), of Hertford Crescent, Lisburn, is also alleged to have assaulted a female and allegedly caused criminal damage to her mobile phone on January 15 this year.

The matter was mentioned at Newtownards Magistrates Court.