PSNI investigating after man with firearm threatens rail workers

PSNI investigating after man with firearm threatens rail workers

Police in Lurgan, Co.Armagh are investigating after rail workers were threatened this morning by a man with a firearm.

The workers were carrying out planned engineering on a section of the railway at Lake St.

The track is closed all weekend as part of a multi-million pound investment by the Northern Ireland Department for Infrastructure.

Police say work has ceased on the project and the line will remain closed.

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