06/03/2008

Suspicious Device Found In Antrim

A controlled explosion has been carried out on a suspicious device found in Co Antrim in the early hours of Thursday morning.

Bomb disposal experts launched the security operation after the package was discovered at around 2am in a small wooded area on the Shore Road.

Following a controlled explosion, the device was declared to be an elaborate hoax.

The PSNI has launched an investigation into the incident.

(DW/JM)


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