Jamie Bryson arrested in UVF criminality probe

Loyalist blogger Jamie Bryson has confirmed he was arrested.

Friday, 17th August 2018, 10:39 am
Updated Sunday, 2nd September 2018, 10:08 pm
Loyalist activist Jamie Bryson

Police said they made an arrest while investigating criminality linked to the UVF in East Belfast.

A man was detained and later released on Thursday.

The PSNI said the 28-year-old was arrested in North Down and questioned on suspicion of unlawfully supplying door staff following searches in Bangor, Donaghadee and Newtownards.

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Mr Bryson has denied involvement in criminality.

The man was released on bail pending further inquiries.