Police: Suspected pipe bomb found during traffic stop in Moraine

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MORAINE, Ohio (WDTN) – The Dayton Bomb Squad was called to a Walmart parking lot in Moraine Wednesday night for reports of a possible explosive.

Kettering Police told 2 NEWS Thursday an officer arrested a driver for an outstanding warrant after a traffic stop. During a search of the vehicle, a suspected pipe bomb was found and the Dayton Bomb Squad was called to the scene.

Police say the driver could face charges of unlawful possession of a dangerous ordinance as well as carrying a concealed weapon and inducing panic. The scene was cleared around midnight, and no injuries were reported.

More information is expected to be released later Thursday. 2 NEWS will provide updates to this story as they become available.

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