Belfast Telegraph

Monday 28 July 2014

Man held amid republican probe

A 26-year-old man has been arrested as part of a police investigation into dissident republican activity

A 26-year-old man has been arrested as part of a police investigation into dissident republican activity in Northern Ireland.

He was detained by officers from the PSNI serious crime branch in the Strabane area of Co Tyrone.

A spokesman for the police said the suspect had been taken to the serious crime suite for questioning.

He was released just after 8pm on Sunday, unconditionally.

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