Video: Major criminal gang in Ardboe caught in police operation

A major criminal gang in Ardboe, thought to be involved in robbery, drugs and illegal alcohol have been arrested by police.

Specially trained under-cover officers are understood to have tracked down the gang which has hit the headlines in recent weeks.

Ardboe gang busted

Ardboe gang busted

It is all part of the Parish Jailbreak Campaign to raise funds for much needed repairs to the church.

Around 40 Parishioners from across Ardboe and Moortown spent a night at Crumlin Road Gaol in Belfast at the weekend to raise funds.

Check out this week’s Mail to find out if the crime had paid off.