Page last updated at 14:48 GMT, Tuesday, 27 April 2010 15:48 UK

Roads open after security alert

police road closed sign

A security alert on the Tardree Road outside Antrim has been declared a false alarm.

Drivers had been asked to avoid the area around Tardee Road at its junction with Parkgate Road.

After examination by an ammunitions technical officer, a suspicious object was found to be harmless.

Earlier, a suspicious object was discovered at the rear of Lurgan police station. Police said a number of items were taken away for examination.

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