Inspector Tony Moore said today: “Searches have been conducted by police.
“However, at this stage nothing untoward has been found.
“Enquiries are underway into the claims.
“In the meantime, police are advising local residents to be vigilant and to report any suspicious objects or activity.
“If you do see something that is out of place or arouses your suspicions, do not touch it,” added Inspector Moore.
There has been a heightened alert across the North West following a rise in violent dissident republican activityTags: