Bomb alert at Drumleck Drive in Shantallow

Sat, 29/12/2012 - 16:00 -- Editor

Drumleck Drive in Shantallow has been sealed off following the discovery of a suspicious object.

Police and a bomb disposal team have been called to the scene.

The street has been sealed and families evacuated. Templemore Sports Complex has been made available for residents to take shelter.

A republican commemoration which was due to take place had to be moved to the city cemetery.