Belfast Telegraph

Man arrested following spate of burglaries at shops and churches in Ballymena

A man has been arrested following a number of burglaries in the Ballymena area over the last six months.

Detectives arrested the 42-year-old man on suspicion of 19 burglaries and six attempted burglaries following a search at a house.

Detective Constable Graham said: “The arrest on Saturday morning is a result of a very thorough and protracted ongoing investigation into a large number of burglaries at shops , churches and other commercial premises in Ballymena over recent months.

"The man is currently in custody assisting us with our enquiries as our investigation continues.”

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