The authorities have released a statement after regional individual reported hearing surges.
People claimed they had actually listened to bangs from the Tullis Russell website in Glenrothes today, stimulating concerns of a fear attack.
Fife Police claimed on its Facebook web page that this was because of a military training workout.
It wrote: “Members of the public in the Markinch and Glenrothes locations may have heard numerous loud sounds and also explosions coming from the Tullis Russell site over the past 2 days.
“There is no need to be startled. This is a basic training workout.
“The exercise is because of proceed for the rest of the week. There is no risk to the public.”
Some citizens criticised the cops on Facebook.
Michelle Cunningham composed: “This ought to have been made recognized to public prior to it occurred my 2 kids with unique demands have actually been mad by this and located it really stressful – – not pleased in all especially as it’s an exercise as well as pre prepared.”
Carole Reekie published: “I live close to Tullis Russell and also I obtained a fright the other day when I listened to the explosions, would certainly have valued a warning that it was mosting likely to occur.”
Andy Little wrote: “Well done to the army for notifying people two days after the fact……. stand right there.”
Jade Mitchell created: “C **** ed myself when I was in Asdas the other day as well as it took place.
“With all the awful attacks taking place around the globe just recently, it really was my initial thought that a strike was happening. Would’ve behaved to have been educated before a panic had actually followed.”
Yvonne Lynsey posted: “It made the children in the high school believe it was getting knocked down and even that there was a terrorist strike. The public needs to of been warned faster.”