Men arrested in Creggan and Lettershandoney by detectives investigating attempted murder of police woman

Two men have been arrested by detectives in connection with their investigation into the attempted murder of a police woman outside Dungiven on Monday.

Friday, 23rd April 2021, 1:22 pm
The incident occurred on the Ballyquin Road.

Detective Superintendent Richard Campbell, Head of Terrorism Investigation Unit, said: "Terrorism Investigation Unit detectives today arrested two men under the Terrorism Act in Derry/Londonderry in connection with the viable device which was discovered beside the young mother's car in the Ballyquin Road, Dungiven on April 19,2021.

"A 36-year-old man, who was arrested in the Lettershandoney area and a 26-year-old man, who was arrested in the Creggan area, have been taken to Musgrave Serious Crime suite, where they are being questioned by detectives."