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Police carried out searches in Strabane

Police carried out searches in Strabane

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Police carried out searches in Strabane

Two men have been arrested as part of a cross border investigation targeting paramilitary style attacks.

Detectives from the PSNI's Terrorism Investigation Unit conducted a number of searches in the Strabane area on Monday morning.

A 32-year-old man was arrested under the Terrorism Act and is currently being held at Musgrave Serious Crime Suite.

The Gardai have also arrested one man in relation to the operation.

Belfast Telegraph