N. Ireland Politics

Antrim bomb alert caused by 'WWII mortar shell'

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A security alert in Antrim has now ended.

A suspicious object was found in Six-mile River close to the Antrim Forum on Saturday.

Army bomb experts examined the object, which is thought to be a World War II mortar shell.

It was found by a group of people who were cleaning debris from the river. The object has now been removed for forensic examination.