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Security alert in Strabane after 'suspicious object' discovered - houses evacuated

The train line between Lurgan and Moira has also been closed after the discover of a suspicious object

A security alert is underway in Strabane after the discovery of a suspicious object in the town.

On Sunday afternoon PSNI said it was dealing with the discovery in the Drumrallagh area, with the discovery made after a series of house searches were carried out.

The street has been closed and a number of houses evacuated while the object is examined.

There are no further details at this time.

In a separate incident, the train line between Lurgan and Moira has been closed following the discovery of a suspicious object near the line in the Cornakinnegar Road area of Lurgan.

An examination of the object is ongoing and there are no further details at this time.

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