Belfast Telegraph

Man arrested over attempted murder of police in Derry bomb trap

A man has been arrested over the attempted murder of police in 2014.

The 38-year-old was arrested in Londonderry on Wednesday. He was questioned on suspicion of possession of explosives with intent to endanger life.

He man was later released and a report will be forwarded to the Public Prosecution Service.

Police were lured to a report of a burglary in Ballyarnett Village in Derry in October 2014. Police said a pressure plate type explosive device was used which is designed to go off when a vehicle drives over it.

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