Video of Normanton bomb scare

Police are on the hunt for a bomb hoaxer who left a device outside a supermarket.

A “suspicious package” was discovered in the Co-op car park, on West Street, Normanton, at around 12.40pm yesterday (Wednesday).

Bomb scare in Normanton

Bomb scare in Normanton

An army bomb disposal team used a robot to explode the package after the town was evacuated.

For the full story and community’s reaction see tomorrow’s Express.