A St Annes teenager quizzed by police after builders found ‘suspicious material’ while renovating a Blackpool house has been released pending an investigation.
Up to 50 properties had to be evacuated from Endsleigh Gardens, South Shore at 8.15am on Wednesday. The 18-year-old was held on suspicion of possessing an explosive substance.
A number of items were recovered from the address.
He has now been released under investigation.