Shropshire

Man released after Telford explosives find

A man who was being questioned in relation to the discovery of suspected explosive substances in Shropshire has been released on bail.

About 100 properties were evacuated following the search of a premises in Donnington, Telford on Saturday.

Police said a number of firearms were also found as officers executed a search warrant at a house in Leonards Close.

They said that they had concluded their investigations at the address.

Enquiries are continuing into the nature of the substances found at the property.

Explosives experts were called to the scene and homes were evacuated for up to three hours as a precautionary measure.

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