Two men charged after Londonderry hijacking

Two men have been charged with a number of motoring offences following a vehicle hijacking in the Little Diamond area of Londonderry.

It happened shortly after 22:00 BST on Wednesday when the driver was coming from Free Derry Corner towards the Northland Road.

A man standing in the road stopped the car and ordered the driver out of it.

Two men, aged 22 and 23, have been charged with hijacking and five motoring offences.

The 22-year-old has also been charged with theft.

The pair are due to appear at Derry Magistrates' Court on Friday.

The driver of the hijacked car, although not injured, was left badly shaken.

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