Hoax bomb alert in Lisburn

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A security alert in Lisburn was declared a hoax on Friday morning (November 20).

Police said a “suspicious object” was discovered in the Magheralave Park South area of the city, close to Thiepval Barracks.

Residents were evacuated from their homes during the alert,

However, the alert was later declared to be a hoax and residents were allowed to return to their homes.