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BREAKING: Security alert ongoing in Newtownbutler


The alert follows a report that some type of device has been left in the vicinity.

Police are currently dealing with a security alert in the Wattlebridge Road area of Newtownbutler.

The alert follows a report that some type of device has been left in the vicinity. No roads are closed at this time.  


Superintendent Jane Humphries said: “Police are currently investigating this report, working to establish an exact location of any such device.

“I am appealing to members of the public living in or travelling through the area to be vigilant and not to touch any suspicious objects.

“The safety of the community is of paramount importance,  and we are appealing to anyone who notices any suspicious objects not to touch them but to contact police immediately by calling 999.”

More details to follow 

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