Homes evacuated in security alert

A number of homes in north Belfast have been evacuated during a security alert.

By Valerie Martin
Monday, 6th May 2019, 3:44 pm
Updated Monday, 6th May 2019, 3:48 pm
Lepper Street, Belfast. Picture: Google.
Lepper Street, Belfast. Picture: Google.

Police are currently in attendance at the incident in the Lepper Street area following the discovery of a suspicious object in the area this afternoon (Monday).

Lepper Street has been closed to traffic between New Lodge Road and Hillman Street.

There are no further details at this time.