Suspicious object sparks security alert in Co Antrim
The area cordoned off in a security operation includes Antrim PSNI station.
An area of Antrim close to a police station has been cordoned off after the discovery of a suspicious object.
Dublin Road was closed at the junctions with Oriel Road, Castle Way and Lough Road on Monday night.
The Dublin Road, Antrim is closed at the junctions with Oriel Road, Castle Way & Lough Road, as police attend a report of a suspicious object in the area this evening (Monday 16th September). Motorists are advised to avoid the area and there are no further details at this stage.— Police Service NI (@PoliceServiceNI) September 16, 2019
The Police Service of Northern Ireland said the sections of road had been closed after a suspicious object was found in the area.
No further details have been made public.