Army bomb squad deals with hoax device in Tipp Town

Gardai are investigating the planting of a hoax 
explosive device in a Tipperary Town estate on Monday night.

Gardai are investigating the planting of a hoax 
explosive device in a Tipperary Town estate on Monday night.

The Defence Forces bomb disposal squad was called out to Aherlow Heights around 10pm after gardai received a report about a suspect device in the estate.

They investigated the device and discovered it was a hoax.

A spokesman for Tipperary Garda Station declined to say where the hoax device was placed in the estate.

He said were carrying out house to house enquiries as part of their investigation in to the incident and 
appealed to anyone with information to contact the station at (062) 51212.