Bomb Squad dismantles suspicious item in Harrison Twp.

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HARRISON TWP., Ohio (WDTN) – The Dayton Bomb Squad was called to dismantle a suspicious item in Harrison Township Monday afternoon.

Around 2:45 p.m., Montgomery County deputies responded to North Main Street between Woodbury Drive and Burgess Avenue for reports of a suspicious item found along the curb.

The caller described that item as a small package of foil with wire protruding, and that the item was audibly ticking.

The Dayton Bomb Squad responded to evaluate the item, shutting down North Main Street in the area in order to protect the public.

Authorities determined the safest way to make sure the item was safe was to forcibly dismantle the device in place. It was found not to be explosive in nature.

The area was reopened at 5:40 p.m.

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