Security alert ends in Londonderry

The item was discovered in Southway.
The item was discovered in Southway.

A security alert in Londonderry is now over.

Southway was closed earlier after a suspicious item was discovered.

The road is now open again.

The discovery was made when detectives investigating dissident republican activity carried out a search on Wednesday morning.

It has not yet been confirmed if them item was a viable device.