Magherafelt man accused of ‘imprisoning’ woman

Magherafelt Courthouse.
Magherafelt Courthouse.

A SOUTH Derry man has been in court accused of unlawfully imprisoning a woman.

David Thomas Booth (23), of Belagherty Road, Magherafelt, is also charged with attempting by force to carry the woman away against her will on November 24 last.

He is further charged with assaulting the woman and a man and possessing an offensive weapon, a hammer, on the same date.

The case was adjourned at Magherafelt Magistrates Court until February 19.