PIPE BOMB A NORTH BELFAST
L’ordigno di portata letale è stato recuperato dagli artificieri. Evacuate 12 famiglie
L’ordigno era stato rinvenuto questa mattina in Mountcollyer Avenue, nei pressi di un centro scommesse. Due squadre artificieri subito all’opera nel recupero del dispositivo, ora al vaglio degli inquirenti.
Evacuate 12 abitazioni e chiuse al traffico alcune aree di Tiger Bay.
Un secondo allarme bomba è stato lanciato nell’area di Colinview Street. L’allerta è tutt’ora in corso.
Pipe bomb letale (Video)
‘Viable’ pipe bomb in north Belfast alert (U TV)
Army technical officers have removed a viable pipe bomb at the centre of a security alert in north Belfast.
The device, which was discovered behind a bookmakers on Mountcollyer Avenue on Tuesday morning, has been taken away for forensic examination.
A number of homes were evacuated and roads in the Tigers Bay area were closed, during a security operation which involved two bomb squad teams.
Meanwhile in west Belfast, a separate alert in the Colinview Street area is still ongoing.
People from 12 homes have been moved out after a suspect device was spotted in an alleyway on Tuesday morning.
The residents have been evacuated to the homes of friends and family while examinations are carried out in the area, it is understood.