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River Bann searched after man seen jumping into water

Category: Northern Ireland

Published: 5th May 2012 19:52:48

A search is under way at the River Bann near Kilrea after reports that a man was seen jumping into the water.

Police are searching close to the Bann Road bridge in the County Londonderry village after they received a telephone call raising the alert.

It is understood the man jumped into the river at about 18:00 BST on Saturday.

Police want to speak to a group of young men seen leaving the area in a red car shortly after the man jumped.

They have appealed for witnesses to come forward.

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