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Man arrested in connection with Ahoghill pipe bomb attack

NewsBy Jamie McDowell
The scene of the Ahoghill pipe bomb blasts last month
The scene of the Ahoghill pipe bomb blasts last month

A man has been arrested by police investigating a pipe bomb attack in Ahoghill, County Antrim.

The 47-year-old was arrested in Cullybackey today.

A house in Ballymena was also searched during the operation.

Two pipe bombs exploded in the Brookfield Gardens area in Ahoghill on Thursday September 10.

Timers had been attached to the devices with police saying that made them "particularly dangerous" to the community.

The man arrested has been taken to Antrim Serious Crime suite for questioning.