Phones seized in Derry in probe of what anti-terror police have described as an 'illegal lottery'

Searches have been conducted in Derry as part of an investigation into what anti-terror police have described as an 'illegal lottery' in the city.

Wednesday, 8th January 2020, 4:18 pm
Phones seized by anti-terror police.

Detectives from PSNI’s Terrorism Investigation Unit, investigating an illegal lottery, conducted the searches in on Wednesday.

Detective Chief Inspector Stuart Griffin said: “We carried out two searches today in the Creggan area as part of an ongoing investigation into the illegal use of a lottery in Derry/Londonderry. A number of mobile phones were seized for examination.”