Bail refused for man who drove tractor at police

A MAN who fled from police in a high-speed chase before driving a tractor towards officers prior to smashing three police cars has been refused bail. Matthew Nolan, 25, of Tattenabuddagh Lane, Fivemiletown, has been charged with two counts of attempted murder, three counts of criminal damage, driving when unfit due to drink or drugs, […]

Man charged with attempted murder remanded in custody

A 25-year-old man has appeared in court charged with attempting to murder two police officers following an incident in which their car was rammed by a tractor. Matthew Nolan from Tattenabuddagh Lane, Fivemiletown is further charged with threatening to kill the officers, damaging three PSNI vehicles, driving while disqualified and without insurance. He was also […]


Man accused of assault and threats to kill

A KINAWLEY man accused of assaulting and threatening to kill two local men has had his case adjourned until the availability of witnesses, including a Mannok director, can be established for his contest. Patrick McGovern (29) of Springtown Road is charged with criminal damage to a door, threats to kill and common assault against two […]


Sex accused breached bail to watch teenage girl

A MAGUIRESBRIDGE man who is accused of sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl has been denied bail after allegedly hiding behind a tree and watching her last weekend. The man, who the Herald is not naming to protect the identity of the alleged victim, had been on bail of charges of sexual assault on a child […]


Teen banned for handbrake turns in carpark

A TEENAGER who was seen by police on CCTV doing handbrake turns in an Enniskillen carpark has been disqualified from driving.  The teen, who cannot be named due to his age, appeared at Enniskillen Magistrates Court where he pleaded guilty to careless driving.  Video footage of the teenager driving a Volkswagen Bora at Quay Lane […]


Family murder trial delayed again

HE murder case against the man accused of starting the Derrylin fire has been delayed for a week. The fire claimed the lives of four members of the same family over a year ago. Daniel Allen (28), is charged with the murders of Denise Gossett, Sabrina Gossett, Roman Gossett, and baby Morganna Gossett at a […]