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UPDATE: Sparkler Bomb Found On N. Lincoln

UPDATE FROM SPD: On Sunday, February 20, 2011 at 9:30pm Spokane Police responded to a report of a suspicious device at 1405 N. Lincoln. The complaint had originally located the device in the area of 2800 E. Diamond several hours earlier and transported it to an apartment on Lincoln. Around 9:30pm, the complaint decided she did not feel safe, took the device outside and then called police.

Per protocol in all reported instances of suspicious devices or packages, police evaluate the potential danger and consult with members of the Explosives Disposal Unit (EDU). In this case, the object appeared to be a small but crude attempt at a sparkler bomb. EDU responded, examined the device using their robot, and deemed inert.

There are no indications that this inert object was intended to scare or injure anyone in the community.

Citizens are reminded to call police PRIOR to moving any suspicious device or package.

 

 

 

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