Northern Ireland

Man charged with child abduction bid in County Tyrone

Omagh courthouse
Image caption The man was remanded in custody at Omagh Magistrates' Court on Saturday

A man has been charged with attempted child abduction in County Tyrone.

The 55-year-old man has also been charged with common assault following a suspicious approach to a child in the village of Coagh on Wednesday.

He appeared before Omagh Magistrates' Court on Saturday.

The accused was remanded in custody to appear again at a later date.