Up to 20 homes have been evacuated following a security alert in Limavady. The army was tasked after a suspicious object was found near the police station in the Connell Street area. Police said the majority of those evacuated were elderly. They are being provided with shelter at Limavady Leisure Centre. The public have been advised by police to stay away from the town centre and motorists are advised to take alternative routes.
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