Pair sent for trial on drugs charges at Magherafelt court

Magherafelt Courthouse.
Magherafelt Courthouse.

A MAN and woman facing a series of drugs charges were returned for trial when they appeared at Magherafelt Magistrates Court.

Edward Gallagher (36), of Mullaghboy Heights, Magherafelt, faces ten charges relating to possessing and being concerned in the supply of Class A and B drugs as well as possessing and converting criminal property.

Sharon Maria O’Kane (30), Craigavole Terrace, Maghera, faces eight similar charges.

The alleged offences were committed on dates between May and June last year.

The pair were sent for arraignment at Londonderry Crown Court on December 5.

Gallagher was remanded in continuing custody, while O’Kane was granted bail of £1,000 until the trial commences.