West End Police Station on Torphichen Place was evacuated today due to the incident. Officers at the police station received a potentially hazardous explosive device. The device was handed in at the police station on Wednesday.
Specialists were later called it to assess the device.
The station was therefore evacuated as a precaution.
The device was described as a piece of “unexploded historical ordinance”.
A member of the public had handed in the device to police officers.
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