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# lurgan - Thursday 6 February, 2020

PSNI believes Continuity IRA was behind Brexit Day bomb plot after explosive found on lorry

Two calls were made to a media outlet, the second outlining an intended explosion to mark Brexit.

# lurgan - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

Man arrested after sudden death of baby girl in Armagh

The man was arrested on suspicion of child cruelty and possession of Class A and Class B drugs.

# lurgan - Tuesday 18 June, 2019

Bomb squad called to Lurgan graveyard after police searching for drugs find 'suspicious object'

The object was then taken away for further forensic examination.

# lurgan - Monday 10 June, 2019

Police in Northern Ireland investigating hate crime after paint thrown over Somme mural

It is believed the incident happened overnight.

# lurgan - Saturday 20 April, 2019

Girl in critical condition after being stabbed in the neck in Armagh

The 15 year-old was stabbed at around 9pm last night.

# lurgan - Friday 11 May, 2018

Pictures: 'Significant' amount of guns and explosives found during 12 day search in Lurgan

A pipe bomb uncovered near a nursery would “almost certainly” have killed or caused injury if detonated.

# lurgan - Saturday 7 April, 2018

From The42 Armagh side claim All-Ireland Schools title in third year of existence THE MAGIC NUMBER

Armagh side claim All-Ireland Schools title in third year of existence

It was a day to remember for St Ronan’s College, Lurgan.

# lurgan - Tuesday 13 February, 2018

Four men arrested after several injured in stabbing incident at funeral in Armagh

The PSNI said that a “prolonged altercation” took place.

# lurgan - Tuesday 6 February, 2018

Police call for restraint after a young puppy was killed with a hammer in Armagh

The PSNI has urged people to allow them investigate the matter.

# lurgan - Saturday 23 December, 2017

Woman awoke to find man holding her down by the throat during burglary

Police said two other men were also involved in the “terrifying ordeal”.

# lurgan - Sunday 29 October, 2017

Police investigating after man stabbed in the throat outside pub on night out

The incident happened in the William Street area of Lurgan, just after midnight.

# lurgan - Saturday 2 September, 2017

Eight-year-old girl held down by burglar during 'vicious' attack

A 48-year-old woman and a 17-year-old girl were treated in hospital for suspected fractures.

# lurgan - Sunday 6 August, 2017

Murder investigation launched after man (45) found dead in Armagh property this afternoon

A 45-year-old man was arrested at the scene.

# lurgan - Friday 10 March, 2017

Murder inquiry begins in the North after body of 29-year-old found

Two men and a woman, all aged in their 30s, remain in police custody.

# lurgan - Friday 20 January, 2017

Man arrested after woman (51) found dead at home in Armagh

Detectives from the PSNI’s Serious Crime Branch have launched a murder investigation following the discovery of the body.

# lurgan - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

From The Daily Edge An off licence in Armagh is selling these 'Buckfast Christmas hampers' Up All Night To Get Bucky

An off licence in Armagh is selling these 'Buckfast Christmas hampers'

Simply having a Bucky Christmas time.

# lurgan - Friday 16 September, 2016

From The Daily Edge Coláiste Lurgan's newest cover proves Adele sounds better as Gaeilge Dia Duit

# lurgan - Friday 5 August, 2016

Police find weapons stash with some items "ready to use"

Police said the items were in the “advanced stages of readiness”.

# lurgan - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

Detectives granted extra time to question man in murder investigation

Laura Marshall’s body was found at an apartment in Lurgan on Sunday.

# lurgan - Monday 4 April, 2016

Man arrested after body of woman found in flat

The discovery was made last night.

# lurgan - Friday 1 April, 2016

15-year-old due up in court charged with 10+ burglaries on one night

15-year-old due up in court charged with 10+ burglaries on one night

The youth is charged with 10 counts of burglary and three counts of attempted burglary.

# lurgan - Monday 14 March, 2016

Family shaken after man shoots at front door of home, cycles away

The PSNI has asked anyone with information about the attack to contact them.

# lurgan - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

Police slam "despicable and dangerous" burglars who left weapon to be found by children

An air rifle, a gun cabinet and ammunition were discovered.

# lurgan - Saturday 31 October, 2015

Police ambushed with paint and petrol bombs while investigating hoax device

A man has been charged in connection with the incident.

# lurgan - Friday 2 October, 2015

Appeal for information after series of car thefts and 'creeper' robberies

Thieves are targeting homes while owners are present.

# lurgan - Sunday 19 July, 2015

Here’s What Happened Today: Sunday

The Bray Air Display, Bertie Ahern and a bomb attack in Lurgan had people talking today.

Petrol bombs and bricks thrown at police who were lured to scene

The PSNI said it believes an initial phone call about the first device was designed to lure police into the area to be targeted by a second bomb.

# lurgan - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Teenager held fast-food worker at knifepoint - just to demand free food

The young man was detained by officers shortly after the attempted robbery.

# lurgan - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

Scottish police to investigate RUC shooting of teens in hayshed in 1982

It will look at the concealment of surveillance evidence.

# lurgan - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

Mother and daughter left shaken after being robbed by masked men

Neither of the two women were injured in the incident.

# lurgan - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

Firefighter dies suddenly after putting out car fire in Armagh

The deceased was based out of Lurgan Fire Station.

# lurgan - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge There is one Irish entry in YouTube's top trending music videos in Ireland for 2013 Wake Me Up

# lurgan - Friday 1 November, 2013

Police renew appeal one year on from David Black murder

The 52-year-old prison officer was shot dead on this day last year.

# lurgan - Friday 18 October, 2013

Device 'designed to kill' found during search of Lurgan street

The PSNI have condemned those who left the device in the area and say they believe the culprits were dissident republicans.

Two suspicious objects found in separate locations in the North

The areas are sealed off and road users are advised to alternative routes away from the affected areas.

# lurgan - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

Police Ombudsman to investigate 2001 killing of Sunday World journalist

Martin O’Hagan was shot dead in Lurgan in September 2001.

# lurgan - Tuesday 13 August, 2013

Youths in dumper truck damage grounds of special needs school

Police are appealing for witnesses to the incident, which occurred yesterday evening, to contact them.

# lurgan - Sunday 28 July, 2013

Armagh man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder

Two men in Lurgan were take to hospital with stab wounds last night.

# lurgan - Tuesday 23 April, 2013

Armagh man arrested over dissident republican activity

The 50-year-old was arrested in connection with dissident republican terrorist activity in Lancashire this morning.

# lurgan - Sunday 31 March, 2013

Man arrested over Lurgan bomb

A man has been arrested by detectives from the serious crime branch following an explosion in Lurgan yesterday afternoon.

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