Pipe bomb explodes in Londonderry garden

The pipe bomb exploded in the early hours of Sunday morning
Image caption The pipe bomb exploded in the early hours of Sunday morning

A pipe bomb has exploded in a garden in Londonderry.

The incident happened in the Montgomery Close area of the city at 02:00 GMT on Sunday.

No one has been injured and no damage has been caused to the property.

Detective Sergeant Richard Donnell said "the occupants were very lucky to escape injury".