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Two arrested on suspicion of possessing firearms after reports group of men fighting in Lurgan

Detectives have arrested two men following an incident in the James Street area of Lurgan on Friday night, October 22.

Detective Constable Cairns said: “Just after 9.20pm, police received a report of a group of males engaged in a physical fight in the street.

“Officers attended and arrested two men.

“The two, aged 27 and 39, were both arrested on suspicion of possession of a firearm in suspicious circumstances, and possession of a firearm with intent to cause fear or violence.

“Our enquiries are at an early stage, and I am appealing to anyone with information, or who may have witnessed this altercation, to contact us on 101 quoting reference 2048 of 22/10/21.”

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Information can also be provided to Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at

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