Hoax suspicious object, East Belfast
23 Aug 2010
A suspicious object discovered at Campbell Park Avenue in East Belfast shortly after midnight on Monday 23 August was examined by Army Technical Officers and declared an elaborate hoax.
The object was discovered close to a house.
Approximately 20 people evacuated from their homes were able to return between 4am and 4.30am.
Police enquiries into the incident are ongoing.
Anyone with information or who witnessed suspicious activity should contact police on 0845 600 8000, alternatively information about crime can be passed anonymously to the Crimestoppers charity by calling 0800 555 111.