‘Nothing untoward’ in Magilligan security alert

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A “suspicious object” found by a jogger that sparked a security alert in Magilligan on Monday was “nothing untoward”, police have said.

A PSNI spokesman said the alert on the Point Road at Magilligan ended around 10pm last night.

The spokesman said army technical officers found that a suspicious object found near Magilligan Prison was nothing untoward.

The alert caused some disruption when part of the Point Road was closed for several hours on Monday.

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