13/06/2024

Items Seized During Belleek Search

Detectives from the Police Service's Terrorism Investigation Unit seized items during a search in the Belleek area.

The search which was carried out on Tuesday, 11 June, was in relation to the discovery of a suspected improvised explosive device in County Louth on 9 June, where officers have been working alongside colleagues in An Garda Síochána.
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In a statement, Detective Chief Inspector Hamlin said: "During the search of a house, a number of items were taken away for further examination, including a number of mobile devices, clothing and tools. Our investigation is continuing and we will be providing full support to An Garda Síochána as enquiries continue.

"We are grateful for the support of local communities and encourage anyone with information, or concerns, to contact us on 101 or report online."

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