Northern Ireland

Larne arrest under Terrorism Act

A house that was damaged in Knockdhu Park in Larne
Image caption A crowd of 100 loyalists took part in what the police described as a "rampage" in Larne

A 35-year-old man has been arrested under the Terrorism Act by detectives investigating disturbances in Larne, County Antrim, on Sunday 30 March.

The man was arrested in Larne on Saturday morning. It was the ninth arrest over the trouble in the County Antrim town.

During the violence, a crowd of up to 100 people, many of them masked, attacked police, residents and homes.

Police have blamed a faction of the loyalist UDA.

One man was seriously injured and a police officer suffered an eye wound during the violence.

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