13/04/2015

North Belfast Security Alert An Elaborate Hoax

A security alert in north Belfast today was an elaborate hoax.

Police were alerted after a suspicious object was found at a property on Upper Meadow Street on Monday.
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Officers from the army bomb squad attended the scene and carried out a controlled explosion on the suspicious object.

After tests it was declared an elaborate hoax.

The area has been re-opened.

(CD/MH)

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