Thursday 22 August 2019

Man (43) arrested in connection with dissident republican activity

Searches and investigations are ongoing
Searches and investigations are ongoing

A 43-year-old man has been arrested as part of ongoing operations targeting dissident republican activity in the border region.

Gardai attached to the Special Detective Unit, Crime and Security and the Emergency Response Unit assisted in the arrest.

The man was detained in the Scotstown area of Monaghan yesaterday, Wednesday November 25.

The man was arrested under the provisions of Section 30, Offences Against the State Act, 1939 as amended and is detained at Carrickmacross Garda Station.

Searches and investigations are ongoing.

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