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Man arrested by PSNI’s Terrorism Unit released unconditionally

Armed Response Police PSNI

A man arrested by detectives from PSNI’s Terrorism Investigation Unit under the Terrorism Act in Lurgan yesterday has been released unconditionally.

The 34-year-old had been arrested under the Terrorism Act on suspicion of membership of a prescribed organisation and other dissident republican activity.

He was detained in Lurgan under the Terrorism Act by detectives from PSNI’s Terrorism Investigation Unit earlier on Wednesday.

He was taken to Musgrave Serious Crime Suite for questioning.

A number of mobile phones, electronic tablets and a memory stick were also seized.

Speaking about the arrest yesterday, Detective Inspector Adrian Brown said: “We will continue to disrupt the activities of those who wish to terrorise the community with their twisted ideologies so that people can live without fear.”

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