Separate Belfast incident declared a hoax
Two people have been arrested after a security alert in Londonderry in which suspected guns were found.
Police received a report of firearms at an address in Waterloo Street in the city shortly before 5am on Monday morning.
Officers responded and, as a precaution, the Army bomb squad called in to examine the items, which have been taken away for further examination.
As a result Waterloo Street was closed for a time, however, it has since been reopened.
A man, aged 24, and a woman, aged 28, were arrested on suspicion of firearms offences and they both remain in police custody at this time.
Police thanked residents for their patience during the disruption.
Meanwhile a number of homes in west Belfast were evacuated following the discovery of a suspicious object on Springifeld Avenue.
The object was examined and declared a hoax, and was taken away for further examination.
Springfield Avenue has been reopened.
UPDATE: On Tuesday, June 16 police confirmed the man and woman were released on police bail pending further investigation.