Derry alert declared a hoax
Published Saturday, 08 February 2014
A security alert in Londonderry has ended with police declaring it a hoax.
Police are attending the scene of the alert in Derry. (© UTV)
Police and army bomb experts attended the alert in the Crannog Park area of Strathfoyle following the discovery of a suspicious object at about midday on Saturday.
A number of homes were evacuated during the alert which lasted for around five hours. Residents have since been allowed to return to their homes.
There are no further details.
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