Pair Reported To PPS Over Damage To Election Posters

Two men arrested in County Down yesterday over criminal damage to election posters have been released pending a report to the PPS.

The 22 and 17-year-old were arrested on the Lurgan Road, Dromore on Wednesday 17 April by detectives investigating damage to posters the previous day.
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After assisting police with enquiries while in custody, they have both been released pending a report to the Public Prosecution Service.


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