A musty DUP councillor has seemed in courtroom on charges in the case of sexual offences racy a child.
Thomas Hogg, 31, from Brae Hill Park in Belfast has resigned from the DUP and from Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council, where he become beforehand mayor.
Mr Hogg is charged with sexual verbal replace with a child and attempting to own interplay a child in a sexual converse.
Belfast Magistrates’ Courtroom heard that Mr Hogg strongly denies the charges.
The case is scheduled to come assist assist to courtroom on 9 December.