Man facing terrorism charge after van searched in Co Armagh
The 29-year-old was arrested after a vehicle was stopped by police.
A man has been charged with possessing documents or records likely to be useful to terrorists after police searched a van in County Armagh.
The 29-year-old was arrested on Wednesday by detectives from the Police Service of Northern Ireland’s Terrorism Investigation Unit.
The van he was travelling in was stopped at Levin Road in Lurgan.
A 29 year old man is due before Lisburn Magistrates Court on Monday charged with possessing documents or records likely to be useful to terrorists. Linked to arrests in Lurgan after a van was stopped on Levin Rd on Wednesday evening.— PSNI (@PoliceServiceNI) February 24, 2018
Police said items from the vehicle were seized and follow-up searches took place in the Lurgan area on Thursday.
The man was charged on Saturday and is due to appear at Lisburn Magistrates’ Court on Monday.
A 48-year-old who was also arrested has been released pending a report to the Public Prosecution Service.