PSNI seize viable device and component parts in Galliagh area of Derry

A viable improvised explosive device and various other component parts have been seized in Londonderry as part of a police investigation into dissident republican activity.

They were recovered during searches in the Galliagh area on Saturday morning. Searches also took place in the Creggan.

The items were made safe at the scene.

A 48-year-old man arrested following a house search in Creggan on Friday evening remains in custody.

Police said the items have been taken away for further examination and appealed for anyone with information to contact them.