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Letter bomb found at sorting office
6:01am Saturday 12th July 2014 in © Press Association 2014
A suspicious package found at a sorting office in Northern Ireland was a viable letter bomb, police said.
A spokeswoman for the Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) said: " Police are currently attending a security alert following the discovery of a suspicious package at the postal sorting office in Mallusk Road, Newtownabbey."
Army Technical Officers were tasked to the scene.
The police spokeswoman said it was declared " a viable letter bomb type device".