Two arrested in Dublin over attempted murder of PSNI officers

The incident happened in Eglinton, Derry in June 2015

Two arrested in Dublin over attempted murder of PSNI officers

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Two men have been arrested in Dublin in connection with the attempted murder of two PSNI officers.

Gardaí made the arrests as part of a joint operation with the PSNI, under a European Arrest Warrant.

Police say the arrests were in connection with the attempted murder of two police officers at Eglinton in Derry on 18th June 2015.

BBC reports that a bomb was left under the car of a married couple who were both serving in the PSNI.

The men men - aged 29 and 32 years - were arrested in Dublin in connection with attempted murder and possession of explosives with intent to endanger life.

They are due to appear before the High Court in Dublin.