ARMY bomb disposal experts have been in attendance at a security alert close to Antrim Police Station.
A number of roads in the area were closed on Monday night.
The Dublin Road was closed at junctions with Oriel Road, Castle Way and Lough Road.
DUP South Antrim MP Paul Girvan said homes were being evacuated with residents being moved to the Stiles Community Centre.
The PSNI said there was a report of a suspicious object in the area.