Homes evacuated in west Belfast security alert

Vere Foster Walk in west Belfast
Vere Foster Walk in west Belfast

Police in West Belfast have recovered a suspected firearm following a police operation at Vere Foster Walk today.

The firearm was discovered in a bin in the area and has now been taken away for further examination.

The scene today at  Vere Foster Walk

The scene today at Vere Foster Walk

Homes were evacuated during the security operation.