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Suspect Package Closes Elvaston Place

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Oct 20 2008 11:01

Students travelling into College from Gloucester Road were greeted by a police cordon this morning.

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Oct 20 2008 13:36

C**p, that's where I left my bag!

2. ren   
Oct 20 2008 21:56

Shouldn't the police try to disperse a "large crowd" around a potential bomb?

Oct 20 2008 21:58

That's why they have a cordon - to keep the crowd away from the 'bomb'.

Oct 21 2008 21:48

But it might be a nukeyular bomb? The cordon would be much too close if it was. I should know - I read it on a youtube comment ages ago

Oct 21 2008 22:27

Police cordons would have been at least 50 metres in this circumstances, more than sufficient for a bag sized IED.

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