Viable device found in Omagh after off duty policeman fires shots

A viable bomb has been found close to the home of a serving police officer in County Tyrone.

The device was found in the Coolnagard area yesterday afternoon.

Follow-up searches were taking place following an incident in which an off-duty police officer fired a number of shots. No-one was injured in the incident, which is now the subject of a full Police Ombudsman investigation. .

Sinn Fein West Tyrone MLA Declan McAleer has said people living in the area are annoyed and concerned at what has happened......................

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