Bomb discovered near Strabane Police station

There has been widespread condemnation of those repsonsible for placing an explosive device outside a police station in Strabane.

Residents of the Courtrai Park area were evacuated after the discovery last night, there were allowed to return home once the device was removed by army bomb disposal experts.

Ulster Unionist Strabane District Councillor Derek Hussey said the attack targeted not only the police but also the local community:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/12/der.mp3[/podcast]