Northern Ireland

Security alert in Ballymena declared over

PSNI road closed sign
Image caption Wellington Street in the town centre has been cordoned off

A security alert in Ballymena has ended.

Wellington Street, one of the main shopping areas in the town centre, had been cordoned off following the discovery of a suspicious object.

The PSNI said the street has now been reopened.

The object was believed to have been found at a shop on the street.