Security Alert ongoing at Bishop Street in Derry

PSNI

A security alert is underway close to a number of schools in the Bishop Street area of Derry.

A search operation is being carried out at a building site at the former Nazareth House residential home close to the primary school.

Foyle MLA Karen Mullan has hit out at those responsible, but confirmed that the nearby Lumen Christi College is still open and students arriving to get their A -Level results can get access.