Security alert continuing in Castlewellan

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There's a security alert on the Ballylough Road near Castlewellan.

It follows the discovery of a suspicious object yesterday.

Police say homes have been evacuated and a section of the road closed. 

Here's local victims campaigner, Alan Lewis:
 

A PSNI spokesperson said: Police are currently at a security alert on the Ballylough Road outside Castlewellan following the discovery of a suspicious object earlier today.

A section of the Ballylough Road has been closed and a number of homes in the area evacuated. There are no further details available at this time.

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