Petrol bomb thrown at police in Derry

first_img By News Highland – March 30, 2021 There was unrest in Derry yesterday evening as a petrol bomb was thrown at police.Shortly after 7:20pm, it was reported that a group of 40 people had gathered at the Tullymore Road area.As police were in the area, it was reported that a petrol bomb was thrown towards a parked police vehicle but did not strike it. Masonry was also thrown at a police vehicle during the incident. There were no reports of any injuries.Officers in attendance subsequently seized a number of items including wooden planks and iron bars.Inspector Moore says they are now reviewing the latest CCTV recordings to identify those involved and where appropriate, make arrests and bring people before the courts.Police have warned too that parents and guardians have an important obligation to speak to keep young people safe by knowing where they are going and who they are with. Young people must understand the dangers of getting involved in behaviour which could result in injuring themselves, others, or ultimately, a criminal record. WhatsApp Pinterest Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Google+ News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty Google+center_img Pinterest Petrol bomb thrown at police in Derry Previous articleCalls for transparency in investigation into Eddie Fullerton deathNext articleAdditional €500,000 in funding for Inishowen Digital Innovation Hub News Highland Homepage BannerNews Twitter Harps come back to win in Waterford Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Facebook WhatsApp DL Debate – 24/05/21 last_img read more