Coagh men charged with damaging each other’s cars


Two men from Coagh have appeared in court charged with causing damage to each other’s cars.

Jonathan Ferguson, 23, from Drumconvis Road, denies a charge of damaging a car owned by his co-accused on August 18 as well as having an offensive weapon - namely a wheel brace - at Fountain Road in Cookstown on August 19.

Stephen Patrick McKnight, 31, from Main Street in Coagh, stands charged with damaging a car belonging to Mr Ferguson on August 18, as well as driving when unfit, possession of cannabis, possession of an offensive weapon - namely a bar - on Fairhill Road, and assault of a male.

All the charges are alleged to have occurred on August 18 or 19.

Both cases are adjourned until July 29. Both defendants were represented at court by Mr Colin Donnelly.