Man (29) arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences

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Detectives from the PSNI’s Terrorism Investigation Unit have arrested a 29-year-old man in the North West area today on suspicion of terrorism offences.

He was arrested on suspicion of being involved in the preparation of acts of terrorism under section 5 of the Terrorism Act and is currently being interviewed by detectives in Musgrave Serious Crime Suite.

The investigation is in relation to hides discovered in Carnfunnock Forest Park, Capanagh Forest and a number of other sites in the Larne area.