Ballygowan: Suspect device removed during security alert at prison officer's home
Army bomb experts have dealt with a suspect device at the home of a prison officer during a security alert in Co Down.
The incident happened in Carsons Dale in Ballygowan on Thursday night.
A number of residents were evacuated during the operation.
The suspect device has been taken away for forensic examination.
The security alert has now ended.
The security alert in Carsons Dale, Ballygowan has now ended. ATO have removed a suspect device for forensic examination.— PSNI (@PoliceServiceNI) August 24, 2017
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