Man accused of kidnap and attempted murder of partner

A 31-year-old man has appeared at Londonderry Magistrates' Court charged with kidnapping and attempting to murder his partner.

The man, who cannot be named, is alleged to have committed the offences on 13 July.

The defendant is further charged with sexually assaulting her, causing GBH with intent and having a knife.

He is also accused of threatening to kill another woman. He was remanded in custody until 4 August.