Homes have been evacuated following the discovery of a suspicious object in Lurgan.
Cornakinnegar Road has been closed between its junctions with North Circular Road and Tarry Lane while police examine a suspicious object.
There are no further details at present.
There's a security alert in Lurgan. The Cornakinnegar Road has been closed between North Circular Rd and Tarry Lane while police examine a suspicious object.
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Last night in Armagh two pipe bombs exploded outside a house in the Windmill Avenue area of the city.
Three adults who were inside at the time were unhurt.
Inspector Ryan Moore said: “We are working to establish a motive for this attack and I am appealing for information. Police can be contacted on 101, quoting reference 1420 16/04/19.”