Northern Ireland

North Belfast murder: Man charged

Robert Edward Joseph Molloy Jones Image copyright Jones family
Image caption Robert Edward Joseph Molloy Jones

A County Antrim man has been charged with murder and possession of an offensive weapon in relation to the death of a man in north Belfast.

Appearing in court, Jordan Snoddy, 21, of Doonbeg Drive in Newtownabbey confirmed he understood the charges.

Robert Edward Joseph Molloy Jones was fatally injured in an incident near Parkmount Street in Belfast on Thursday.

He was taken to hospital but later died from his injuries.

There was no application for bail made when Mr Snoddy appeared in court on Monday and he was remanded in custody.