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Bomb Squad Destroys Toys Sent To Connell Prison

Associated Press - June 18, 2009 1:05 PM ET

A State Patrol bomb squad destroyed two suspicious packages delivered to the Coyote Ridge Corrections Center.

The Tri-City Herald reports X-rays revealed wiring and electronic components.

After the packages were destroyed, a spokeswoman for the Connell prison, Ruth Perkins, said they contained toys.

Inmates are not allowed to receive electronic toys.

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