Police: Suspicious Item Wasn’t Explosive | 101 KXL

Police: Suspicious Item Wasn’t Explosive

Written by FM News 101 KXL on March 9, 2014


PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -¬†Portland police say bomb-squad investigators have determined that a suspicious item left in a field wasn’t an explosive but a discarded school project.

Police say officers were called Sunday afternoon after someone reported finding an item that resembled a possible small explosive device. The bomb squad was called in.

As a precaution, some residents in the area were evacuated.

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