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Army bomb disposal stood down after Peterhead office alert

Army bomb disposal experts have been stood down after recovering a "suspicious package" at a Peterhead engineering firm.

Police said they were alerted to the package - which was sent to Score Group in the town's South Road - just before 13:00.

The company's office building was evacuated as a precaution.

Police said they had taken possession of the item and had launched an investigation.

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