Northern Ireland

Man in court over Irvinestown pipe bomb attack

Van surrounded by incident tape
Image caption A man was treated for shock after a bomb damaged a van in the incident

A man has appeared in court in Omagh charged with attempted murder and possession of a pipe bomb with intent to endanger life.

The charges are connected to a bomb explosion in a housing estate at Irvinestown, County Fermanagh, on 30 January.

A man was treated for shock after a bomb damaged a van in the incident at Sally's Wood.

Sean McVeigh, 32, of Glencara Park, Letterkenny, was remanded in custody.

He is to appear in court again on 10 April.