Northern Ireland

Woman allegedly hit sister in face with slate

A Londonderry woman who allegedly hit her sister in the face with a slate has appeared at Limavady Magistrates' Court charged with inflicting grievous bodily harm.

Donna McKeefrey, 20, of Garten Square in the city, was drinking with her sister in Sackville Street on 20 September when they began arguing.

The victim required stitches after Ms McKeefrey allegedly wounded her with a piece of broken slate.

She was released on bail and ordered to observe a curfew until she appears again on 30 September.