Man arrested over 1998 car bomb attack

Man arrested over 1998 car bomb attack

A 47-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a car bomb attack on Moira police station in 1998.

The suspect was detained in the Dungannon area of Co Tyrone on Wednesday morning.He has been taken to Antrim PSNI station for questioning.A car packed with more than 200kg of explosives was involved in the attack on 20 February 1998 in the Co Down village.The blast injured 11 people and caused extensive damage to the unmanned station and surrounding properties.

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