Police on the exclusive Mosman street
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Bomb 'strapped to Sydney teenager in extortion plot'

Bomb disposal experts are trying to diffuse a device attached to a teenage girl in an exclusive suburb of Sydney.

Police say the device is "a tough nut to crack" and suggest it may be hours before the girl is freed. It is thought the incident is part of an extortion attempt.

Nick Bryant reports.

  • 03 Aug 2011