Pipe bomb found during Belfast alert

Published Friday, 23 November 2012
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A pipe bomb has been found in the back garden of a house in north Belfast.

Pipe bomb found during Belfast alert
The scene of the alert in north Belfast. (© UTV)

A suspicious object was found at the Northwick Drive house on Friday afternoon. A number of residents were advised to leave their homes or stay at the back of the properties during the alert.

A police spokesperson said the device was made safe by army bomb experts.

It has been taken away for further examination and all roads have been reopened.

© UTV News
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