Salina, KS

Now: 76 °

Currently: Fair

Hi: 85 ° | Lo: 66 °

Explosive Device Found Behind Bar

KSAL StaffOctober 20, 2014

Hutchinson police are investigating after officers found a homemade explosive device behind a bar.

Sgt. Eric Buller says officers went to Gold Diggers bar after receiving a report of an explosion Sunday afternoon. He says the bar was evacuated as police and fire officials tried to determine what happened.

Investigators determined the explosion occurred in a fenced-in area behind the bar that has a seating area and a fire pit.

Buller says officers later found a device that included a couple of pipes welded to a metal base. Gunpowder had been poured and on the device and then ignited.

Officers dismantled the device. No injuries were reported.

___

Associated Press information from: The Hutchinson News

Copyright © Rocking M Media, 2018. All Rights Reserved. No part of this story may be reproduced without Rocking M Media’s express consent.

CATEGORIES :

COMMENTS

STAY IN TOUCH!

GET OUR APP!

LATEST POSTS

Police Still Seeking Miss...
June 22, 2018Comments
Teen Arrested in Stolen T...
June 22, 2018Comments
Police: Don’t Leave...
June 22, 2018Comments
Puddle of Mudd, Saliva Co...
June 22, 2018Comments

LATEST TWEETS

Read all tweets
© 2007 - 2018 - EEO  - KDJM  - KABI  - KSAL-AM  - KSAL-FM  - KVOB  - KYEZ  - KZUH