Northern Ireland

Pipe bomb is found during Spamount Street, Belfast, alert

A pipe bomb has been found during a security alert in north Belfast.

The device was discovered at Spamount Street in the New Lodge area on Monday and was dealt with by the Army.

Spamount Street has been reopened to traffic and residents who had been moved from their homes have been allowed to return.

Police have appealed for anyone with any information about the incident, or who witnessed suspicious activity in the area, to contact them.