Newtownabbey security alert ends after suspicious object examined

Road users are advised that an earlier security alert in the Shore Road area of Newtownabbey has now ended.

Friday, 11th June 2021, 4:22 pm

A number of homes were evacuated earlier and motorists were advised to avoid the area between Hazelbank Roundabout and Station Road.

Providing an update, a PSNI spokesperson said: “A security alert at the Shore Road in Newtownabbey has ended after a suspicious object which was found in the area was examined and determined to be nothing untoward.”


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