Security alert in Newry after suspicious object found in Iceland carpark

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Wednesday, February 15th, 2012

Iceland on Monaghan Street is the scene of a security alert

Motorists are advised to avoid the Monaghan Street area of the city after a suspicious object was discovered by the Police in Iceland Car Park. Ammunition Technical Officers are currently at the scene and are investigating.

Speaking to Newry Times, a spokesman for the PSNI stated, “Police in Newry are currently attending the scene of a security alert at a car park in Monaghan Street following a report of a suspicious object. ATO have been tasked. No roads have been closed at this stage however police would advise motorists to avoid the Cornmarket/Monaghan Street areas.”

More to follow.

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