Northern Ireland

Pipe bomb found in County Antrim

A suspicious object was found in the Firmount Drive area
Image caption A suspicious object was found in the Firmount Drive area

A number of people had to leave their homes after a pipe bomb was discovered in County Antrim.

The device was found in the Firmount Drive area of Antrim town.

It was attached to the letterbox of a ground floor flat.

The device has been taken away for further examination.