Masked men attempt to have ‘package’ delivered to Strand Road police station

first_img Masked men attempt to have ‘package’ delivered to Strand Road police station 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th By News Highland – November 24, 2013 Twitter Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Pinterest WhatsApp Facebook  Detectives at Strand Road are appealing for witnesses following an incident in the Creggan area on Saturday 23 November.At approximately 8 pm the driver of a fast food delivery van was approached by two men with scarves over their faces whilst making a delivery to a house in the High Park area. They intimated that they wanted him to deliver a package to Strand Road Police Station.At this point the driver fled on foot and left his van in the area.The van was subsequently taken away from the area by police for forensic examination.The incident is similar to another on Thursday last. A masked man boarded a bus at around 6pm in the Ballymagroarty area and ordered the driver to take a bomb to Strand Road PSNI station.The bus was then abandoned by the driver on Northland Road.Over 40 families in the Foyle Springs area were evacuated from their homes as a result, and were only allowed to return early the next morning. Google+ Newscenter_img RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp Previous articlePositive response to calls for payment of outstanding chargesNext articleDoherty rules himself out of any Sinn Fein leadership contest News Highland Pinterest Twitter 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Facebook Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Google+ Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry last_img