A man has been charged with a number of offences after an incident in the Dunluce Street area of the town.
The Times understands that the incident took place on Monday, October 31.
A police spokesperson said: “Police have charged a 24-year-old man with a number of offences including assault on police and disorderly behaviour. He is due to appear at Ballymena Magistrates’ Court on Thursday, November 24. As is normal procedure, all charges will be reviewed by the PPS.”