Tuesday 20 March 2018

Explosive device found in Co Armagh

An explosive device has been found in Co Armagh.

Police described the device discovered in Bawn Meadows in Hamiltonsbawn as small.

Army bomb disposal experts made the scene safe and have removed the item for forensic examination.

Residents evacuated from their homes during the security alert have been allowed to return.

Police have asked anyone who may have noticed any suspicious activity in the area to contact them.

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