Controlled explosion in Portrush
Published Saturday, 29 December 2012
A controlled explosion has been carried out during a security alert in Portrush.
Police and bomb squad officers have been called. (© UTV)
Army bomb squad officers were called to Glenmanus Park on Saturday afternoon.
They examined a suspicious object before carrying out a controlled explosion.
The object has been taken away for further examinations.
A number of residents who were moved from their homes have now been allowed to return, and the area has been reopened to traffic.