Security alert close to count centre

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A number of roads were temporarily closed in Coleraine this morning (Saturday, May 4) after police received reports of a ‘device’ found in the Lodge Road area of the town.

Railway Road was closed where the local election count was taking place at Coleraine Leisure Centre.

number of roads were temporarily closed in Coleraine this morning'following police receiving reports of a 'device' found in the Lodge Road'area of the town.''Railway Road was closed where the local election count was taking place at'Coleraine Leisure Centre.''A PSNI spokesperson said 'Information was received which suggested a device'had been left in the Lodge Road area this morning. A full search of the'area was carried out and nothing was found.' PICTURE KEVIN MCAULEY/MCAULEY MULTIMEDIA

number of roads were temporarily closed in Coleraine this morning'following police receiving reports of a 'device' found in the Lodge Road'area of the town.''Railway Road was closed where the local election count was taking place at'Coleraine Leisure Centre.''A PSNI spokesperson said 'Information was received which suggested a device'had been left in the Lodge Road area this morning. A full search of the'area was carried out and nothing was found.' PICTURE KEVIN MCAULEY/MCAULEY MULTIMEDIA

A PSNI spokesperson said: “Information was received which suggested a device had been left in the Lodge Road area this morning. A full search of the

area was carried out and nothing was found.”