Police charge 71 year-old man with firearm offence

The man is due to appear before the Belfast Magistrate's Court next month.
The man is due to appear before the Belfast Magistrate's Court next month.

Police in Belfast have charged a 71 year-old man with a firearm offence.

The man was charged with possession of a firearm or imitation firearm with intent to cause fear of violence.

The man is expected to appear before Belfast Magistrates Court on Monday August 21.