Wednesday 23 August 2017

Houses evacuated as 'suspicious device' found in Dublin housing estate

Army EOD and members of the Garda investigating a suspicious device found at Shangan Green in Ballymun. Picture: Damien Eagers 23/6/2017
Army EOD and members of the Garda investigating a suspicious device found at Shangan Green in Ballymun. Picture: Damien Eagers 23/6/2017
Laura Larkin

Laura Larkin

A number of homes were evacuated this morning after a suspicious device was discovered in the early hours.

An area of Shangan Green in Ballymun is sealed off and an Army Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) are on the scene.

Gardaí were alerted to the device at 6.30am this morning.

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