Belfast Telegraph

Dungiven security alert ends after two pipe bomb type devices found

A security alert in Dungiven has ended after the recovery of two pipe bomb type devices.

The objects were found on the Derrychrier road just after 1pm on Thursday.

The two devices have been removed and sent for further examination.

Superintendent Jeremy Lindsay said: “We are thankful for the cooperation and patience of the people of Dungiven as we worked to bring this incident to a conclusion and ensure the area was safe.

"As our investigation progresses I would ask anyone with information or who may have noticed any suspicious or unusual activity in the Derrychrier or Feeny Road areas of the town in recent days to please get in touch. The number to call is 101."

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