Suspicious device sparks Derry security alert

The suspect device at show at Ballymagroarty on Wednesday morning.  (2904JB041)
The suspect device at show at Ballymagroarty on Wednesday morning. (2904JB041)

A suspect device has been discovered in Derry.

Police say Army Technical Officers have been tasked to Dunluce Court in the Ballymagroarty area of the city following the discovery of a suspect device.

A number of homes are being evacuated.

Police are asking motorists to avoid the area and to abide by the cordons being put in place.

More details to follow