40 homes evacuated after police find ‘suspicious item’ during search

About 40 homes have been evacuated in Sheffield over a ‘suspicious item’ was found by police as they searched a house.

The Army’s bomb squad were called to the scene and advised people to leave their homes while a 100 metre cordon was put in place.

Two women from the city have been arrested in connection with the discovery and are being held in custody.

Residents were urged not to panic and were offered shelter in the Phillimore Community Primary School while they...
source: Metro

2019-10-09 19:35
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