The security alert in Bawn Meadows, Hamiltonsbawn has ended. ATO attended the scene and made safe a small viable explosive device.
This device has been taken for forensic examination. All residents have been allowed to return to their homes. Police would ask anyone who may have noticed any suspicious activity in the area to contact them at Armagh on 0845 600 8000.
Or, if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details, they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111