Northern Ireland

Man charged with Bridge Street, Omagh murder bid

Omagh Magistrates Court
Image caption The 26-year-old is due to appear at Omagh Magistrates Court on Saturday

A 26-year-old man has been charged with attempting to murder a man in Omagh on Friday morning.

The 47-year-old victim was taken to hospital following the attack at a licensed premises in Bridge Street.

He suffered cuts to his throat and face during the assault but his condition is not believed to be life-threatening.

The 26-year-old is expected to appear at Omagh Magistrates Court on Saturday morning.