Paramilitary searches carried out

Superintendent John Magill.
Superintendent John Magill.

Police in Coleraine and Larne have carried out searches as part of ongoing investigations into loyalist paramilitary activity.

Superintendent John Magill told The Coleraine Times: “Officers searched two properties in Coleraine and one in Garvagh yesterday.

“No arrests were made but a number of items including mobile phones and clothes were seized for testing.

“Three searches were also conducted in Larne yesterday evening. Again, no arrests were made but mobile phones were seized.”