Eglinton murder bid: man arrested in Lurgan

PSNI officers pictured at the scene in Eglinton after the home of PSNI officers was targeted when a bomb was left under a car. DER2415MC056
PSNI officers pictured at the scene in Eglinton after the home of PSNI officers was targeted when a bomb was left under a car. DER2415MC056

Detectives from Serious Crime Branch investigating an under vehicle improvised explosive device that was placed under the car of a serving police officer in Eglinton last Thursday have arrested a 57 year old man in the Lurgan area.

Detective Chief Inspector Gareth Talbot said: “The man has been taken to the Serious Crime Suite at Antrim Police Station where he is assisting police with their enquiries.”