Man faces charges relating to hoax bomb calls and devices


A 19-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a series of offences linked to making hoax bomb calls and placing hoax devices.

The man was arrested in Craigavon by detectives from the Serious Crime Branch on Monday.

The offences are alleged to have been committed last summer in the Craigavon area and the investigation by Serious Crime Branch has been running since then.

The suspect faces 14 charges of making hoax bomb calls, three charges of placing hoax devices and one charge of wasting police time. He is due to appear at Craigavon Magistrates Court today.