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Colinbrook Park: Pipe bomb explodes in Dunmurry west Belfast

A pipe bomb exploded after being thrown at a house in the Colinbrook Park area of Poleglass Dunmurry in west Belfast.

No-one was hurt in the incident but a window sustained damage as a result of shrapnel hitting it.

Police said: "At approximately 3am on Thursday, the front window pane of a residential premises was smashed due to a device being thrown into the area of Colinbrook Park, Dunmurry."

Police asked anyone who noticed suspicious activity in the Colinbrook Park area between 2.30am and 3.00am to contact Detectives at Reactive and Organised Crime at Musgrave on the non-emergency number 101, quoting reference 215 22/12/16.

"Alternatively, if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111."

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