A MAN acting aggressively who challenged his brother “come on we will go outside” then went to a kitchen and lifted a knife, Ballymena Magistrates Court has been told.
Ben Patterson (25), with an address listed as Tobar Park in Cullybackey, admitted a charge of assault in relation to an incident on August 5 this year.
The prosecutor said there had been no physical contact but that it was a technical assault.
A defence barrister said the defendant has now “completely stopped taking illegal substances”.
The defendant was given a one year conditional discharge.