Northern Ireland

'Nothing untoward found' in Tennent Street alert

A suspicious object was discovered beneath a vehicle in Tennent Street
Image caption A suspicious object was discovered beneath a vehicle in Tennent Street

A security alert in north Belfast, prompted by the discovery of a suspicious object under a vehicle close to a police station, is over.

Army bomb experts, who examined the object in Tennent Street, said "nothing untoward" was found.

Homes and businesses were evacuated for a time, but the police station remained operational.

The road has now reopened.