Northern Ireland

Homes evacuated in south Belfast security alert

Scene of alert on Ormeau Road
Image caption The scene of the alert on the Ormeau Road

Several homes have been evacuated in south Belfast due to a security alert.

It follows the discovery of a suspicious object in Kinallen Street on Tuesday morning.

Army bomb experts have been called to examine the object.

Artana Street and Dromara Street have been closed at their junctions with the Ormeau Road.