County Tyrone: 'Nothing untoward' found in Omagh security alert

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Police received a report of a suspicious object in Culmore Park on Friday

A security alert in Omagh, in County Tyrone, has ended after a suspicious object which had been found was declared "nothing untoward".

The Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) had received the report on Friday afternoon.

A number of homes had been evacuated in Culmore Park while searches took place. Local diversions were put in place but the roads are now open.

Police officers thanked the local community for their co-operation.