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Richland Bomb Squad Called out to Disable What Turned out to be a Geocache

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KENNEWICK, WA - Kennewick Police say the Richland Bomb Squad helped disable an object, thought to be a pipe bomb Sunday morning.

Police say a jogger saw what looked like a pipe bomb along a walking path and called police just before 10 a.m.

Kennewick and Richland police responded and contained the area, blocking traffic at Steptoe St. and Center Parkway. 

The Richland Bomb Squad then responded and disabled the object using a robot. Police say the object turned out to be a Geocache container. 

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