Two Strabane men arrested as O’Hara funeral probe continues

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Two Strabane men have been arrested in connection with dissident republican activity.

The men, aged 53 and 34, were arrested in the town this morning by detectives from Serious Crime Branch investigating a series of offences committed at the wake and subsequent funeral of Peggy O’Hara in Derry last July.

They're being questioned at Musgrave police station in Belfast. Meanwhile, police say a number of searches are taking place in Strabane today.