Bomb disposal officers remain at scene of suspicious object in Derry

psni cordonBomb disposal officers are examining a suspicious object in Derry found at a housing estate in the Waterside.

Police began searching the Currynierin estate yesterday, after they received phone calls claiming an explosive device had been left in a laneway.

Several homes have been evacuated and some roads remain closed.

Marguaritte Doherty lives in the area, she says the situation has caused her and her family a lot of stress: