Dundee street remains closed due to ‘ongoing incident’

A Dundee street remains closed off today following a major incident.

Police, the fire service and, according to witnesses, a bomb disposal unit were called to the scene.

Officers were initially called to Fairbairn Street at around 6pm yesterday.

A large cordon was set up around the area, taking in North Isla Street and Tannadice Street, with some homes said to have been evacuated.

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Police stand guard near the scene

This morning, police remain on the scene with the road closure still in place.

A police command unit has been stationed in the area.

Police Scotland has refused to reveal anymore information when contacted by the Tele.

A spokesman would only confirm the incident is still “ongoing.”

See today’s Evening Telegraph for more on this.

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