A SUSPECT object found in Co Antrim at the weekend was a viable pipe bomb, say police.
The pipe bomb was found in an alleyway behind a building in the West Street area of Ballycarry on Sunday shortly after 5pm.
Army bomb experts were tasked and made the area safe.
A PSNI spokeswoman said that a motive remains under investigation.
Police are appealing for anyone with information to contact them on 0845 600 8000.