MAN ARRESTED IN DERRY OVER VAN BOMB MURDER BID
A MAN has been arrested over a murder bid investigation.
Detectives from the PSNI’s Terrorist Investigation Unit made the arrest as part of a probe into an incident two months ago.
A device exploded causing damage to a vehicle at Sallys Wood in Irvinestown, Co Fermanagh on Tuesday, January 31.
The 32 year old man was detained today under section 41 of the Terrorism Act.
Detective Inspector Trevor Stevenson said: “The man was arrested in the Buncrana Road area of Londonderry on Thursday evening, on suspicion of attempted murder.
“He remains in custody at this time.”
The suspect was taken to the serious crime suite at Musgrave PSNI station in Belfast for questioning.