Northern Ireland

Police officers injured after car rammed in Newry

Police car

Two police officers have been injured after their patrol vehicle was rammed by a car in Newry, County Down.

The police were responding to a report of anti-social behaviour when the incident happened at Ardmaine Gardens on Thursday.

A 16-year-old was arrested at the scene and later released on police bail.

A 23-year-old man has been charged with driving while disqualified, dangerous driving, no insurance and having an offensive weapon.

He is also charged with having a class B drug with intent to supply and is due to appear at Newry Magistrate's Court on Friday.