Man denies assault

A 59-year-old foreign national pleaded not guilty when he appeared at Magherafelt Magistrates Court on an assault charge.

Janis Trons, whose address was given as Derrynoid Road, Draperstown, is accused of assaulting Kintija Skujina, causing her actual bodily harm on March 4 this year.

District Judge Des Perry adjourned the case until June 13 to fix a date for a contest.