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Suspicious object found in Crossmaglen

Police are at the scene and the stretch of road has been closed off.

Stretch of the Dundalk Road in Crossmaglen
Stretch of the Dundalk Road in Crossmaglen
Image: Googel Maps

POLICE IN NORTHERN Ireland are currently in attendance at a security alert in the Dundalk Road area of Crossmaglen following the discovery of a suspicious object in the area.

The ATO have been tasked and the Dundalk Road has been closed between Foxfield Road and the border.

Police regret any disruption and will endeavour to make the area safe for the people of South Armagh as quickly as possible but it is anticipated that the alert may continue for some time.

There are no further details at this stage.

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