Man arrested in East Donegal as part of cross border operation

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A man in his mid 30s has been arrested in the East Donegal area as part of a cross border operation investigating Paramilitary Style Attacks.

The man arrested this morning, is currently being detained at Letterkenny Garda Station under Section 30 - Offences Against The State Act 1939.

Gardai say the arrest relates to an incident that occurred in East Donegal in November 2019 and investigations are ongoing.

The PSNI have arrested a 32 year old man in Strabane under the Terrorism Act as part of the same cross border operation.

A number of searches were conducted in the town this morning and the man is currently being held in Musgrave Serious Crime suite.