South West Wales

Road reopens after 'suspicious item' removed in Llanelli

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About 20 homes were evacuated after an old metal shell was found in Llanelli, Carmarthenshire.

Dyfed-Powys Police was called after the "suspicious item" was discovered at a building site on Trinity Road at about 9:15 GMT on Monday.

The road was closed and homes were evacuated as a precaution while the Explosive Ordnance Disposal team removed the shell.

The force said there was no risk to the public.