Strabane: Three charged over funeral disturbance

Three people have been charged with a number of offences following a disturbance at a funeral service in Strabane on Thursday.

Two men, aged 22 and 32, and a 17-year-old boy, are charged with possessing an offensive weapon and an article with a blade or point in a public place.

They were arrested following the service at a church in Melmount Road on Thursday.

A number of weapons were seized by police at the funeral.

All three men are due to appear at Dungannon Magistrates’ Court on Friday 28 February.

Source: bbc.co.uk

A number of weapons were seized during a police operation at the funeral on Thursday. Image via PSNI

A number of weapons were seized during a police operation at the funeral on Thursday. Image via PSNI

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