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Authorities Confirm Pipe Bomb Found In Baxter Springs

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Authorities find a small pipe bomb in a vehicle near a body shop in Baxter Springs, Kansas early Sunday morning. According to the Baxter Springs Fire Chief, the bomb was located near the intersection of Fifth and Central Avenue in the early hours of the morning.

The area was completely roped off from the public, and authorities say the bomb was taken off site to detonate and dispose of it around one a.m. Sunday morning.

Police are still investigating the situation, but say no one was injured during the incident.

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