NAPERVILLE, Ill. (STMW) — A half-stick of dynamite discovered Wednesday outside a house in Naperville was destroyed by police explosives experts.
No injuries were reported in the incident on the 3500 block of Fairmont Road, in the city’s Heatherstone area.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Sunny And Dry For Several Days To Come
Naperville police Cmdr. Ray Adkins said officers were called to the scene by a resident who had returned home after having been out of town since July 25. The dynamite was found in bushes on the property, Adkins said.READ MORE: Woman Carjacked In Fulton River District Jewel-Osco Parking Lot, In Yet Another Incident Involving Pulling Over After A Fender Bender
Members of the DuPage County Sheriff’s Office Bomb Squad picked up the dynamite and destroyed it in a nearby field without further incident, police said.MORE NEWS: James A. King Of Miami Charged In Gary Bank Robbery In Which Security Officer Was Shot Dead
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