Charges withdrawn

Ballymena Court.

A MAN who had been accused in connection with an alleged petrol bomb attack on a home in the Ballykeel area of Ballymena has had the charges withdrawn.

Tony Simpson (32), of Shane Court, Broughshane, had been charged with possessing a petrol bomb; attempted arson endangering life; criminal damage to a house window; driving without insurance; being an unaccompanied learner driver and failing to display L plates.

The charges were connected to June 16 last year.

The developments in the case came at Ballymena Magistrates Court on Thursday where the defence solicitor was Emma McCann.

A prosecution lawyer said they were offering no evidence.

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