Londonderry alert: Petrol bombs thrown at police officers


Police in Londonderry are continuing to question a 12-year-old boy and two 17-year-olds after officers were attacked with petrol bombs during a security alert.

Five petrol bombs were thrown after a suspicious device was found near a polling station in the Galliagh area.

The device close to St Paul’s Primary School was later declared an elaborate hoax.

Police have described the attack as “orchestrated disorder”.

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Source: BBC News