Belfast Telegraph

Man held in fraudulent documents probe released pending report to prosecutors

A man arrested under terror legislation on suspicion of possessing fraudulent documents has been released pending a report to prosecutors.

The man, in his 40s, was detained in Dublin on Tuesday.

Gardai from the Special Detective Unit in conjunction with the London Metropolitan Police searched a number of properties in the Dublin area on Tuesday.

The man was held at a Garda station in the north of Dublin under Section 4 of the Criminal Justice Act 1984 for an offence under Section 6 of the Criminal Justice (Terrorist Offences) (Amendment) Act 2015.

He has been released without charge

A Garda spokesman said: "A file will now be prepared for the information of the Director of Public Prosecutions."

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