08/05/2015

Viable Device Found In Newry Had Detonated

A device found in Newry on Thursday had exploded, according to police.

The device was discovered on the Barracric Road and a railway line between Newry and Dundalk was forced to close. It has since been re-opened.

No damage was caused and there were no reports of any injuries.

The device has been taken away by the police for further examination.

Police are appealing to anyone with information to contact them.

(CD/JP)

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