Two arrested following disturbance at Strabane funeral

Thu, 27/02/2020 - 13:40 -- Editor

Two males, 32 and 17, have been arrested following a disturbance at a funeral in Strabane this morning.

No serious injuries were reported.

A number of weapons including Stanley knives and a hatchet were seized.

Police said they are aware of suggestions online that shots had been fired at the church on the Melmount Road however there was a proactive police operation in place at the location and no evidence of shots having been fired were noted.