Controlled explosion carried out during security alert

A controlled explosion has been carried out on a suspicious object at the centre of a security alert near Dungannon.

Saturday, 10th November 2018, 3:24 pm
Updated Monday, 12th November 2018, 10:13 am
The road is now closed.

Police are currently at the scene of the alert at the Dunore Avenue area of Moygashel in Co Tyrone.

The ATO carried out a controlled explosion on a suspicious object this afternoon (Saturday, November 10).

A number of homes have been evacuated.

There are no further details at this time.