Pipe bomb explodes outside Co Down house

Tuesday 17 June 2014 18.08
The PSNI is investigating after a pipe bomb partially exploded outside a house
The PSNI is investigating after a pipe bomb partially exploded outside a house

The PSNI is investigating after a pipe bomb partially exploded outside a house in Co Down early today.

Police said that shortly after 12.30am a woman who lived at Church Green in Holywood reported hearing a loud bang outside her home.

British Army bomb experts recovered a pipe bomb at the scene and the device was taken away for further forensic examinations.

There are no reports of anyone being injured during the incident.

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