PSNI investigating New IRA carry out search in Strabane

The search was carried out in the Evish Road area of Strabane. Credit: UTV

Police investigating the New IRA have carried out a search in the Evish Road area of Strabane.

Detectives from the Terrorism Investigation Unit, along with officers from Derry City and Strabane conducted the search on Wednesday 11 January.

Police at the scene of the searches. Credit: UTV

Speaking about the operation, Detective Inspector O'Flaherty said the search is a "continued demonstration of our commitment to reduce the threat posed by violent dissident republicans."

Police have urged anyone with any information in relation to the New IRA to contact them on 101 or submit a report on the PSNI website or through Crimestoppers.

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