Belfast Telegraph

South Belfast security alert declared a 'hoax'

A security alert sparked following the report of a suspicious object in south Belfast has ended.

Police were in attendance at a security alert at Windsor Drive.

Army bomb disposal experts had been tasked to the report of a suspicious object.

A controlled explosion was carried out and the object has since been declared to be a hoax.

Inspector Barry Black said: "All roads have reopened and any evacuated residents are now able to return to their homes."

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