Security alert continues in Strabane

inishfree gardens alert

A security alert is continuing in Strabane where a number of houses have been evacuated in the Inishfree Gardens area.

At 8.15 this morning, it was reported that a pipe bomb style device had been thrown into a car in the area.

Gina Devine is Chair of the local residents association...........

PSNI Chief Inspector Alan Hutton is leading the investigation on the ground.

He's been speaking to Barry Whyte at the scene............