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.

Daily News Headlines Newsletter

Today's news headlines, directly to your inbox.

Popular

From Belfast Telegraph