Northern Ireland

Man charged over New Year's Day attack in north Belfast

A 29-year-old man has been charged over an assault in north Belfast on New Year's Day.

He faces charges of causing grievous bodily harm with intent and having an offensive weapon.

A 24-year-old man was found with slash marks to his face in an entry off Glencairn Way.

He was treated for his injuries in hospital but they were not believed to be life-threatening.

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