Northern Ireland

Woman charged over hoax bomb security alert

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Image caption The bomb hoax charges relate to a bomb alert in Redwood Dale in Dunmurry in August.

A 46-year-old woman has been charged with a number of offences including placing an article causing a bomb hoax, two threats to kill and two counts of arson endangering life.

She is expected to appear at Lisburn Magistrates' Court on 23 November.

The charges are linked to a number of incidents in the Dunmurry area during the past few months.

The bomb hoax charges relate to a bomb alert in Redwood Dale in Dunmurry in August.