Controlled explosion in Belfast

Police have said that a device found under the car of an off-duty police officer was a "viable bomb" and was "clearly intended to kill."

The bomb has destroyed in a controlled explosion.

The device was discovered by the officer at around 2pm on Sunday. The car had been parked at his home on the Upper Newtownards Road - a busy arterial route into the city centre.

ITV News reporter Damon Green:

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Third arrest in NI bomb case

A third man has been arrested by detectives investigating the attempted murder of a police officer in Northern Ireland. It follows the arrests of two men on Monday after the constable discovered a bomb under his car at his home in Belfast.