Northern Ireland

Man is charged after Keady car attack

Kinelowen Street, Keady
Image caption The attack happened in Kinelowen Street in Keady

A man has been charged with causing grievous bodily harm with intent after another man was left critically injured after the car he was in was attacked.

The 27-year-old was also charged with assault occasioning actual bodily harm and criminal damage

Shortly after 05:00 GMT on Sunday an object was thrown through the windscreen of the car the injured man was a passenger in.

It happened on Kinelowen Street in Keady.

The injured man, who is 25 years old is in hospital where he is being treated for serious head injuries.

The 27-year-old is to appear before Newry Magistrates' Court on Monday.

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