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Suspect bomb found under car at garage in Ballymena

Suspect bomb found under car at garage in Ballymena

Suspect bomb found under car at garage in Ballymena

A suspect device found under a car at a garage in Ballymena has been declared nothing untoward.

Two controlled explosions were carried out during the security alert in the Pennybridge Industrial Estate.

A number of nearby premises were evacuated.

Police later said the device was not an explosive.

Chief inspector Stephen McCauley said: "The suspicious object was not an explosive device. We are confident that there is no cause for concern for the local community."

Belfast Telegraph