PSPA revoked, Gladstone

An emergency situation under the Public Safety Preservation Act following the discovery of a suspicious device in Gladstone this afternoon has now been revoked.

At 1pm, a device was located in a lane way behind an address on Auckland Street.

The declaration was made at 6.35pm for a small section of Auckland Street to enable officers to examine the device.

The device has now been destroyed by way of a controlled explosion.

There are no injuries to any persons.

Investigations are continuing.

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