Detectives have charged a 29-year-old man to appear before Coleraine Magistrates’ Court tomorrow (Monday 25th November) with offences including assault occasioning actual bodily harm and possession of a Class B controlled drug.
As is normal procedure the charges will be reviewed by the Public Prosecution Service.
Detective Inspector Peter McKenna said: “The charges are in relation to the report of an assault on a man who was walking in The Roddens area of Larne during the early hours of Saturday, 23rd November, which was reported to us shortly after 2:35am.
“I want to appeal to anyone who was in The Roddens area between midnight and 2:30am on Saturday (23rd November) and who saw what occurred to call our detectives on 101, and quoting reference number 201 of 23/11/19. Information can also be provided anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”