27/08/2013

Security Alert Closes Armagh Roads

A security alert has led to a number of roads being closed in south Armagh.

Police are currently attending the scene of the alert.

A suspicious object is being examined in the Bog Road/Lisleitrim Road area of Cullyhanna, near Newry.

Both roads have been closed as a result, with diversions for motorists in place.

A spokesperson for the PSNI said: "Members of the public are asked to avoid the area and seek alternative routes for their journey."

(JP/CD)

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