Brookenby ‘bomb’ alert

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Police were called to Brookenby earlier today after a suspicious object was found.

The Edinburgh Road resident found a small torpedo shaped item buried deep in their garden.

The road was closed as a precautionary measure and Police liaised with N Power and the EOD (Explosive Ordnance Disposal).

It was later confirmed the item was a Breaker Joint; an electrical item which is part of the electrical feed to local houses.

EOD were cancelled and the road re-opened.