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Two arrested on suspicion of burglary as police release Christmas stats

The pair were arrested on Wednesday morning

Two people have been arrested in Armagh on suspicion of burglary this morning (Wednesday).

Police in Armagh and Banbridge released details of their activities over the past two days.

In total, they dealt with 22 incidents in 48 hours.

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A PSNI spokesperson said: “Christmas Day and Boxing Day in Armagh and Banbridge passed off relatively safely with nine domestic incidents, three minor RTCs, four calls regarding noisy parties, four assaults and two incidents of criminal damage.

“This morning our early crews have already arrested two persons on suspicion of burglary!

“With all the new presents that Santa left please remember to leave items secure and out of sight and set house alarms if you’re going to visit relatives or hit the sales.”

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