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APD: Device located at Albuquerque elementary school

APD: Device located at Albuquerque elementary school

Christina Rodriguez
Updated: November 18, 2019 01:09 PM
Created: November 18, 2019 12:51 PM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The Albuquerque Police Department's bomb squad was at McCollum Elementary School Monday morning.

According to APD spokesman Simon Drobik, officers found an "improvised incendiary device, designed to start a fire." The device had failed to function and was rendered safe by the bomb squad. 

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The device was found near the portable buildings, which had been evacuated. 

Police said no property damage or injuries were reported. As of 10:30 a.m., classes have resumed at McCollum Elementary.

Information is limited at this time. 

This is a developing story. Stay with KOB Eyewitness News 4 and KOB.com for updates.


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