Bomb alert at Magilligan prison ends

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A security alert at Magilligan jail in Co Londonderry has now ended.

Magilligan prison had been closed to all domestic and legal visits on Friday due to a nearby security alert.

The PSNI said the Point Road, Limavady has been closed following a report of a suspicious object.

Inspector Ian Armour said prison staff had alerted them to the device.

The Army attended, and the device was declared to be “nothing untoward”.