Northern Ireland

Security alert in Dunmurry ends

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A security alert in Dunmurry, on the outskirts of Belfast, in which a number of homes were evacuated, has ended.

Police said a suspicious object was found close to the pedestrian level crossing between Ashley Park and Meetinghouse Lane on Wednesday night.

Residents in Kingsway Court and in four other houses had to leave their homes.

Army technical officers were called to the scene but nothing dangerous was found.