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Bomb disposal team called after device found in Bishopbriggs canal

Police officer at scene

A bomb disposal team was called out after a device suspected to be an unexploded mortar was found in a canal in Bishopbriggs in East Dunbartonshire.

Police cordoned off part of the Forth and Clyde Canal path near the Leisuredrome Leisure Centre at about 10:25.

An explosive ordnance disposal (EOD) team was sent to the scene.

A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: "The EOD attended and the matter has been dealt with by the EOD."

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