Two men arrested in connection with attempted murder of policewoman released

Two men who were arrested by police investigating a bomb which was left near a policewoman's car at her home near Dungiven, have been released. Credit: PA

Two men who were arrested by police investigating a bomb which was left near a policewoman's car at her home near Dungiven, have been released.

The bomb was discovered close to the part-time officer's car on the Ballyquin Road in Co Londonderry last Tuesday.

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The two men aged 47 and 48 were arrested by police on Monday 26 April.

The 48 year-old man was further arrested on suspicion of possession of a Class A controlled drug, he was released on bail pending further enquiries.

The investigation is ongoing.