Belfast Telegraph

Limerick estate evacuated over bomb

Army experts have carried out a controlled explosion on a home-made bomb in Limerick.

The Cliona Park estate in the Moyross area of Limerick was evacuated after the device was discovered on Thursday afternoon by gardai during a planned search of a house.

The Army bomb disposal team removed the bomb to a safe location where a controlled explosion was carried out.

The scene was declared safe at 5pm and the remains of the device were handed over to gardai for an investigation.

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