Two arrested as part of dissident republican investigation

David Black

David Black

Gardaí investigating the activities of dissident republicans and the fatal shooting of Prison Officer, David Black, Prison Officer, in Lurgan on 1st November 2012, have arrested two men in Cavan/Leitrim

As part of an ongoing operation a number of searches were carried out today, 2nd December 2013 in the Leitrim and Cavan areas.

The two men, one aged 51 and one aged 34 have been arrested under Section 30 of the Offences against the State Act, 1939 and are being detained at Garda stations in the Cavan area. The men can be detained for up to 72 hours.


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