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Suspicious Device Found Near Federal Building Not An Explosive

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YAKIMA, Wash. - Yakima Police say a suspicious device found Tuesday afternoon near the Federal Building in downtown Yakima was not an explosive.

Officers say crews from the Explosive Ordnance Disposal responded to the 300 blk of E. Chestnut and found the suspicious device was only a PVC pipe with end caps. EOD disposed of the device.

Several local businesses and streets were evacuated while the EOD investigated.

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