Northern Ireland

Pair arrested under Terrorism Act in Newry

Two people have been arrested under the Terrorism Act in Newry, County Down.

A police spokesman said a 17-year-old boy and 21-year-old man were detained following "suspicious activity" in the John Martin Gardens area during the early hours of Wednesday.

Officers also seized a number of items, including balaclavas and gloves.

The pair remain in custody and are assisting police with their enquiries.