Police: Two men released in NI car bomb investigation

Two men being held in connection with the attempted murder of a police officer in Northern Ireland have been released.

The pair, aged 25 and 34, were arrested on Monday after a bomb was found under a police constable's car in east Belfast.

A spokeswoman for the Police Service of Northern Ireland said today that the men had been released unconditionally.

A third man, aged 41, who was detained in west Belfast yesterday, is still in police custody.

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Third arrest in NI bomb case

A third man has been arrested by detectives investigating the attempted murder of a police officer in Northern Ireland. It follows the arrests of two men on Monday after the constable discovered a bomb under his car at his home in Belfast.