Bomb disposal team called after detonator box found in shed

Police have been called to an area in Seaham after reports that a detonator box had been found.
Police have been called to an area in Seaham after reports that a detonator box had been found.

Police have cordoned off an area in Seaham after a detonator box was found in a shed.

Durham Police were called at 1.20pm today to Cottages Road after receiving reports that a detonator box has been found in a shed which is believed to be fifty years old.

Police have cordoned off the area as a precaution.

The army’s bomb disposal team from Catterick Garrison have been contacted.