Wednesday 21 February 2018

Two arrested after explosives find in Co Mayo

Lyndsey Telford

TWO men have been arrested in connection with dissident republican activity in Co Mayo.

Gardai found explosive substances and bomb-making materials during the search of a house in Clogher, Claremorris, yesterday.

The men, one in his 20s and the other in his 30s, were arrested at the scene and are being held at Castlebar Garda Station.

The area was sealed off for a forensic examination and Gardai have launched an investigation.

Press Association

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