A 45-year-old man has been charged with the attempted possession of a prohibited weapon and will appear before Derry Magistrates Court this morning.

The charge is in relation to an arrest by detectives investigating paramilitary activity in connection with the INLA in Derry on Wednesday 5th December.

He has also been reported to the PPS for possession of Class C controlled drugs with intent to supply and possession of criminal property namely cash.

A 40-year-old man arrested yesterday (Wednesday 5th December) by detectives investigating paramilitary activity in connection with the INLA has been released pending a report to the Public Prosecution Service for the offences of possession of Class C controlled drugs with intent to supply and possession of criminal property namely cash.

A 57-year-old woman arrested yesterday (Wednesday 5th December) by detectives investigating paramilitary activity in connection with the INLA has been released unconditionally.

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