23/04/2021

Teenage Girl Found Safe And Well

A 14-year-old girl has been found safe and well after police issued a child security alert.

An 18-year-old male has been arrested and is currently being detained in custody.

The teenage girl was found in the Belfast area and has been reunited with her family.
News Image
Gardai said in a statement: "We would like to thank the public, media and other agencies for assistance provided during this alert. No further media action is required at this time."


Related Northern Ireland News Stories
Click here for the latest headlines.

17 May 2021
Four Teenage Boys Attacked In Portrush
Four teenage boys have been attacked by a group of between 30 to 50 youths in what police are describing as an "unprovoked and vicious" assault in Portrush. The teen swede approached by the gang who suggested a fight on East Starnd beach at around 7.30pm on Saturday, 15 May. When the boys refused they were assaulted.
15 July 2002
Teenage girl found dead in County Donegal
A teenage girl has been found dead, and another girl unconscious, in a field near Lifford in County Donegal. The alarm was raised at around 10am, when police received a call that two girls were lying in a field in Ballindrait, two miles away from Lifford.
03 November 2020
Firearm Found During West Belfast Security Alert
A firearm and rounds of ammunition have been discovered during a security alert in west Belfast. Suspicious objects were found in an alleyway in the Spingfield Road area on Monday, 02 November. A local medical centre was evacuated during the alert. The items have been taken away for further examination.
14 May 2021
Primary School Closed During Security Alert In South Belfast
A primary school has been forced to close following a security alert in south Belfast. Police and army bomb disposal experts are currently at the scene. Finaghy Primary School has been closed to all pupils and staff. There are no further details at this stage.
05 May 2021
Security Alert Ongoing In Coleraine
A number of homes have been evacuated following the discovery of a suspicious object in Coleraine. The object was found in the Brook Street area today, 05 May. Police are at the scene and the street has been closed. No further details have been released.