Police discover bomb in Derry – 4 men arrested

first_img Police discover bomb in Derry – 4 men arrested WhatsApp Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme Facebook A bomb has been found in a car stopped by police in Derry overnight.The car was stopped in Westway in the Creggan area – four men, all aged in their 40s, were arrested.Some residents were forced to leave their homes while the Army dealt with the bomb, which was described as a viable improvised explosive device.Police said the arrests were made as part of an investigation into ongoing dissident republican activity.Foyle MLA Pat Ramsey says that while it is welcome the device was intercepted, more disruption has been caused to the people of Derry:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/12/ramraBOMB.mp3[/podcast] Twitter Facebook WhatsApp By News Highland – December 7, 2012 Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released Twitter Pinterestcenter_img Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers Google+ Watch: The Nine Til Noon Show LIVE Google+ News Previous articleBudget 2013 protest in Letterkenny on SaturdayNext articleCouncil still waiting for meeting with Taoiseach on A5 funding News Highland Pinterest RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegallast_img read more