Area declared safe as ammunition find removed

first_imgA small quantity of ammunition was recovered following a security alert in Castlefin last night.Workmen came across the ammunition as they were working behind St Mary’s National School in the Hillhead area after 4pm.The area was sealed off by Gardai and the Army’s Explosives Ordnance Disposal team were drafted in. At 11.30pm last night the area was declared safe, much to the relief of local residents.It is understood the ammunition was of a historical nature.Area declared safe as ammunition find removed was last modified: August 19th, 2017 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:ammunitionCastelfindonegalfindlast_img read more