Security alert in Derry ends

 

The security alert in the Racecourse Road area of Derry has ended.

Police and ATO examined a suspicious object, which was discovered in the area at around 2am this morning and have declared it an elaborate hoax.

The object has been taken away for further examination and officers would ask anyone who noticed any suspicious activity in the area, or anyone with any information about this incident, to contact them at Strand Road on 101.