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Arrest made by detectives investigating dissident republican activity


Detectives from the PSNI's Reactive and Organised Branch investigating criminal republican activity have arrested a man in west Belfast.

The arrest came following searches at two addresses in the area by police investigating the activities of the INLA.

Detective Inspector Pete Mullan said: “One man, aged 38, was arrested in west Belfast this morning and has been taken to the Serious Crime Suite in Musgrave Police Station for questioning. We are conducting searches at two addresses in the west Belfast area as part of the investigation.”

There are no further details at present.