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Firework In "Strange Packaging" Removed Following Security Alert At Christchurch Cathedral.

: 10/21/2019 - 16:33

The Army Bomb Disposal unit has removed a firework in "strange packaging" from the scene of a bomb scare at Christchurch in Dublin.

Roads around Christchurch Cathedral in Dublin have re-opened following a security alert.

Gardai and the army bomb squad were called in this afternoon, amid reports a suspicious device was found.

The scene has since been declared safe, and has re-opened to pedestrians and traffic.

 

 
21/10/2019 Christ Church sealed off by Garda Bomb Disposal Unit. Pictured is Army Explosives Ordnance Disposal team at Christ Church in Dublin today, as they respond to a security alert in the area. Photo: Leah Farrell/RollingNews.ie

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