Northern Ireland

Duncrue towpath bombing: Two released in PSNI murder bid investigation

Scene of bombing on Duncrue towpath on Saturday 9 March
Image caption Three police officers were in the Duncrue towpath area when the bomb partially exploded last month

Two men who were arrested in connection with the attempted murder of police officers in a failed bomb attack have been released unconditionally.

The pair, aged 23 and 42, were arrested on Tuesday by detectives investigating the County Antrim attack.

Three PSNI officers escaped injury when a bomb partially exploded on the Duncrue towpath near the M5 on 9 March.

They were left badly shaken but were not injured.

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