Man charged with Strand Road bombing in Derry

first_img Previous articleTalks recommence between unions and HSENext articleDissident protest cancelled in Derry News Highland Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Pinterest LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp Google+ Need for issues with Mica redress scheme to be addressed raised in Seanad also Man charged with Strand Road bombing in Derry 70% of Cllrs nationwide threatened, harassed and intimidated over past 3 years – Report Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week center_img By News Highland – August 13, 2010 Facebook Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Minister McConalogue says he is working to improve fishing quota A 42-year-old man is due to appear at Derry Magistrates Court this morning charged with placing a bomb outside Strand Road Police Station in the early hours of Tuesday August 3rd.The man is facing a total of 12 charges, including causing an explosion, possession of explosives, hijacking and false imprisonment. He is also charged with being a member of dissident group Oglaigh na hEireann, which has admitted the attack.Meanwhile, A 54-year-old man who was arrested on Monday and has had his period of detention extended is still being questioned about the attack. The bomb, consisting of 200 pounds of home made explosives was stuffed into a hijaxcked taxi and lwft outside the police station.Police say they were still clearing the area when the device went off. There were no injuries, but while damage to the police station was limited to the exterior wall, a number of local businesses were badly damaged and a clean up operation is continuing. Google+ News WhatsApp Facebooklast_img

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