'Nothing untoward' found in Omagh security alert

Homes were evacuated due to a security alert in Omagh on Friday.

Nothing untoward has been found during a security alert in Omagh, Co Tyrone, police have said.

Homes were evacuated in the Culmore Park area following a report of a suspicious device on Friday afternoon.

Police said later that a search was conducted and nothing untoward was found.

"Officers would like to thank the local community for their co-operation during this time," a PSNI spokesperson added.