East Belfast alert: Homes evacuated on Cregagh Road
A security alert on Cregagh Road in east Belfast has ended, police say.
Homes were evacuated following the discovery of a suspicious object in the city on Friday evening.
Police say the object was nothing untoward.
The road, which was closed between the roundabout at Ladas Drive and Haddington Gardens, has now reopened to traffic.
"The Ulster rugby match at the Kingspan Stadium was not affected during the incident,” a PSNI spokesman said.
Cregagh Rd has now reopened to traffic. Suspicious object declared to be nothing untoward.— PSNI (@PoliceServiceNI) April 7, 2017
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