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'Viable device' discovered during Co Down security alert

A viable device has been found during a security alert in the Co Down village of Seaforde.

Army Technical Officers attended the scene and declared a suspicious object a viable device.

Residents who had been evacuated from their homes have now been able to return.

Police are asking anyone with information to contact them at Downpatrick on the non-emergency number 101, quoting reference number 812 of 11/06/18.

Alternatively information can also be provided to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111, which is 100% anonymous and gives people the power to speak up and stop crime.

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