Northern Ireland

Teenager charged with GBH over Ballymena assault

Ballymena courthouse
Image caption The teenager is expected to appear before Ballymena Magistrates Court

A teenager has been charged with causing grievous bodily harm with intent during an assault on a 22-year-old man in Ballymena, County Antrim.

The attack happened in the Ballymoney Road area of the town during the early hours of Friday.

The 18-year-old accused has also been charged with common assault.

He is due to appear before Ballymena Magistrates Court later on Saturday morning