25th January 2011, 9pm.

An Army Bomb Disposal Team has made safe an Improvised Explosive Device (IED) in Navan this evening.

The team was deployed to an address at Windtown Crescent, Navan in response to a request by the Gardai.

The team arrived on scene at 6pm and made the device safe. No controlled explosion was carried out and the device was handed over to the Gardai for their investigations. The scene was declared safe at 7.30pm.