Northern Ireland

Galliagh: Arrests after attempted hijackings in Londonderry

Three men have been arrested after a number of attempted hijackings and burglaries in Londonderry.

The men aged 18, 22 and 23 were detained following the incidents in the Galliagh area of the city on Tuesday.

One man is described as having a gun when he tried to hijack vehicles. Two vehicles were stolen, one of which collided with a police vehicle in the Carnhill area.

SDLP MLA Pat Ramsey said the incidents "traumatised" a number of families.