Gang wielding hammers and crossbow reported in Co Antrim
Man (36) arrested after crowd of masked men gather at Carrickfergus housing estate
One man has been arrested after disturbances in Carrickfergus, Co Antrim on Friday. Photograph: Heloise/Twitter
Police were called to the Castlemara estate on Friday evening after reports that a large crowd of masked men had gathered there and were carrying hammers.
“Officers attended and dispersed the crowd seizing a number of items including a crossbow.”
A 36-year-old man was arrested and remains in custody on Saturday morning.