Stories By Paul Higgins
Bessbrook/ 1 week ago
Co Armagh electrician accused of having close to half a million pounds worth of cocaine
A Co Armagh electrician accused of having cocaine worth close to half a million pounds has been ordered to stand trial...
Newry/ 1 week ago
Co Armagh man admits health and safety breaches linked to niece’s tragic farm death
A Co Armagh man accused of causing his teenage niece’s manslaughter in a tragic farm accident has admitted health and safety...
News/ 2 weeks ago
Man accused of raping wife and sexually assaulting sister-in-law appears in court
A Co Armagh man has appeared in court accused of repeatedly raping his wife and sexually assaulting his sister-in-law. The man,...
Lurgan/ 2 weeks ago
Co Armagh woman who had sex with sleeping man jailed
The UK’s first female rapist was handed a four year sentence today (Friday) after she admitted having sex with a sleeping...
Portadown/ 3 weeks ago
Portadown man who swindled more than £46,000 from employer avoids jail
A Portadown man who swindled more than £46,000 from his employer has avoided jail. Van salesman Stephen Byrne, who stole just...
Portadown/ 4 weeks ago
Portadown man appears in court accused of murdering infant son
A Portadown man appeared in court today (Tuesday) accused of the murder of his infant son four years ago. Appearing at...
Newry/ 4 weeks ago
Newry man stabbed brother five times in unprovoked attack
A Newry man has admitted stabbing his brother five times in what a court was told was an unprovoked attack. Barry...
Armagh/ 4 weeks ago
Armagh man launched brutal wedding day attack on new bride at reception venue
A bride’s wedding day ended with her new husband launching a brutal attack on her just hours after getting married, a...
Lurgan/ 4 weeks ago
Paedophile convicted of abusing schoolboy in Lurgan 20 years ago
A paedophile pensioner was convicted of drugging and sexually abusing a schoolboy in Lurgan more than 20 years ago. The Craigavon...
Lurgan/ 4 weeks ago
Lurgan puppy killer jailed again despite solicitor’s attempt at reprieve
A Lurgan man who bludgeoned a puppy to death with a hammer has been handed a two-month jail sentence for breaching...
Newry/ 1 month ago
Girl (12) fought to save mum as knife-wielding dad with ‘shark eyes’ stabbed her 19 times
A 12-year-old girl fought desperately to save her mother from her knife-wielding father as he stabbed her 19 times, a court...
Craigavon/ 2 months ago
Co Armagh priest acquitted of voyeurism charge
A Keady priest accused of voyeurism by spying on a woman in a changing room was found not guilty of the...