Man (39) charged with having explosives
A 39-YEAR-OLD man has been charged following a security alert in Derry.
The man is to appear before Derry Magistrate's Court on Saturday charged with possession of explosives in suspicious circumstances.
The charges come after a suspicious object was found in Ederowen Park in the Galliagh area on Wednesday night.
Up to 15 families were evacuated from their homes during the alert.
A police spokesman said the 39-year-old was arrested on Thursday morning during a search of a house in Ederowen Park.