Police carry out raids in Lurgan

Police investigating dissident republican activity have been carrying out a major operation in Lurgan, Co Armagh.

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Four arrests following Lurgan raids

Police investigating serious crime in the Lurgan area have made a number of arrests.

Four men have been detained following searches of properties in the town on Wednesday morning, as part of an ongoing security operation.

Several houses in the Woodville Avenue area have been evacuated.

Two men, aged 22, a 24-year-old and a 46-year old man have been arrested.

All four are being questioned at a Belfast police station.

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