Strabane security alert ends as viable device is taken away

Sun, 08/09/2019 - 09:49 -- Editor

The security alert in Strabane is over.

Police responded to a suspicious object in Church View yesterday morning. The object has now been confirmed as an Improvised Explosive Device (IED).

A male was arrested under the Terrorism Act during the early hours of this morning.

There are no further details at present.