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Female officer in Dungiven New IRA terror attack only worked 12 hours a month

New IRA is blamed for 'despicable' fireball device planted near car seat of young child

A female PSNI officer targeted by dissident republicans in a fireball bomb bid was a civilian staff member who only did 12 hours a month in uniform as a community officer.

Police have blamed the New IRA for planting the device at the officer's car beside where her three-year-old daughter sits.

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