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Hamilton Place 'bomb scare' residents return home

Residents of a Newcastle housing estate have returned to their homes after the area was evacuated following the discovery of what police described as "suspicious items".

About 50 people living in Hamilton Place were forced to spend the night in an emergency shelter.

Northumbria Police is continuing to question an 18-year-old man arrested on suspicion of making explosives with intent to endanger life.

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  • 04 Nov 2014