A 35-year-old man has been charged with a number of offences in connection with an incident involving an alleged assault on a pregnant woman.
He is due to face Newry Magistrates’ Court this morning for a first remand hearing.
The man has been charged with a number of offences including aggravated burglary with intent to inflict grievous bodily harm, assault occasioning actual bodily harm and threats to kill.
It relates to an incident in the Burren Meadow area of Newcastle on Sunday, April 8.
As is normal procedure all charges will be reviewed by the PPS.