Carrickfergus alert: suspicious object 'nothing untoward'
The security alert in Carrickfergus is over after a suspicious object was found to be 'nothing untoward'.
An object was located in an alleyway between Lancasterian Street and Albert Road and properties were evacuated.
I am currently at scene of bomb scare in Carrickfergus pic.twitter.com/Ht6hvsbu3M— Stewart Dickson 4MLA (@stewartcdickson) March 19, 2016
The suspicious item was examined by Army Technical Officers and found to be nothing untoward.
Lancasterian Street and Albert Road have now reopened.
Belfast Telegraph Digital