DETECTIVES investigating the report of an assault on a male in Botanic Park in south Belfast on Friday night (29th May) have charged a 31-year-old man.
The man has been charged with assault occasioning actual bodily harm and possession of an offensive weapon with intent to commit an indictable offence.
He is due to appear before Belfast Magistrates’ Court tomorrow, Monday, June 1, for a first remand hearing.
As is normal procedure, the charges will be reviewed by the Public Prosecution Service.
The victim of the attack. a man aged in his 20s, was taken to hospital by ambulance for treatment to injuries to his leg, face and head.