Northern Ireland

Man arrested after dissident searches in south Armagh

Police car

Police investigating dissident republican activity have arrested a 36-year-old man in the Keady area of south Armagh.

The arrest on Thursday was part of a search operation involving detectives from the PSNI serious crime branch.

Army bomb disposal experts were tasked to examine a number of suspect objects during the operation. These have since been removed for examination.

The man who was arrested is being questioned at Antrim police station.