Homes evacuated after suspect package found in Derry
Around 10 homes have been evacuated after a suspect package was discovered in Londonderry on Monday night.
The package was discovered in an alleyway in the Beechwood Avenue area.
Police are currently at the scene and Army Technical Officers are on their way.
Evacuated families are being catered for at the Brooke Park Leisure Centre.
"A number of homes have been evacuated and cordons are in place. We thank everyone for their patience,” Inspector Paul Patton said.
Bomb scare #Derry— Leona O'Neill (@LeonaONeill1) October 14, 2019
There’s a suspect package in an alleyway on Marlborough Road in #Derry. Police are at the scene and some 10 homes have been evacuated. ATO are on their way. Evacuated families are being sent to Brooke Park. More details as I get them pic.twitter.com/Kp8byhD5SF
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