Grenade thrown at police in Derry

first_imgNews Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH WhatsApp Facebook Google+ Need for issues with Mica redress scheme to be addressed raised in Seanad also Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published What’s been described as a “viable military hand grenade” was thrown at police in Derry yesterday as they were clearing the scene of a security alert in Derry.Several homes had been evacuated and Army bomb experts had been called to the scene to examine a suspicious object in Creggan’s Southway Road area. The alert began at 12.30 and had just been declared a hoax at 5.45 when the attack happened.Police say the device, which did not explode, landed at the feet of a police officer who was speaking to two children under the age of ten. Pinterest Pinterest Business Matters Ep 45 – Boyd Robinson, Annette Houston & Michael Margey Google+center_img WhatsApp Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook Previous articleIncrease in number of death certificates mentioning alcoholNext articleLetterkenny councillors told City of Culture designation will benefit Donegal News Highland Twitter Grenade thrown at police in Derry By News Highland – May 10, 2011 LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton last_img read more