Stories By Paul Higgins
Keady/ 1 year ago
Keady man punched elderly woman in face as he attempted to hijack her car
A Keady man who punched a pensioner in the face when he tried to hijack her car has been handed a...
Richhill/ 1 year ago
Richhill woman found guilty of ‘sexting’ 14-year-old schoolgirl freed pending sentence
A Co Armagh foster mum has been told to “make alternative arrangements for the care of the child” after she was...
Richhill/ 1 year ago
Richhill woman on trial accused of ‘sexting’ 14-year-old schoolgirl
A County Armagh woman has gone on trial accused of “sexting” a schoolgirl after the teenager’s mobile phone was seized in...
News/ 1 year ago
Lurgan man accused of assaulting heavily pregnant partner cut off tag and ‘took himself off to England’
A Lurgan man accused of assaulting his heavily pregnant partner was remanded into custody on Saturday after he adopted a “very...
Man who raped woman as she slept handed four year sentence
A man who raped a woman while she slept has been given a four year sentence. Jailing Kieran Vige at Craigavon...
Solicitor appears in court accused of abusing his position to commit fraud
A County Down solicitor appeared in court on Monday accused of abusing his position to commit fraud. Appearing at Lisburn Magistrates’...
Teen who raped 13-year-old girlfriend as she ‘continuously said no’ avoids prison
A teenage schoolboy who raped and sexually assaulted his 13-year-old girlfriend was handed a three year probation order today (Tuesday). Craigavon...
Armagh/ 1 year ago
Sexual assault accused told police he only opened woman’s trousers because ‘I want to be a gynaecologist’
A man accused of sexual assault of a female told police he only opened the complainant’s trousers “to look at her...
Portadown/ 1 year ago
Portadown pensioner accused of ‘blackmailing and harassing’ neighbours
This is the County Armagh pensioner who appeared in court accused of blackmailing and harassing other residents in Fold Housing. Appearing...
Newry man left ‘squirting’ blood from stab wounds allegedly inflicted by brother
A Newry man was left with blood “squirting” from stab wounds allegedly inflicted by his brother in an “unprovoked assault,” a...
Two men to stand trial after Europe-wide investigation into organised crime
Two men have been ordered to stand trial accused of being heavily involved in significant money laundering and drug deals as...
Drink driver who left woman with catastrophic injuries following Newry collision jailed
A drunk driver who left a woman with catastrophic injuries in a head on crash was handed a 30-month sentence on...