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updated 11:59 AM UTC, Jun 25, 2019

Backpack Bomb Found In Manitowoc County Ditch

  • Written by Wheeler
  • Published in News

The Brown-Outagamie County Bomb Squad was called to the scene when a backpack bomb was found in a ditch Tuesday. 

The person who found it took it to his home in the Town of Gibson in Manitowoc County and called the sheriff's department the next day.  At first, it was suspected the contents of the backpack had been used to make drugs, then an explosive material was discovered.  Investigators say they recovered forensic evidence which may lead them to the person who made the bomb.


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