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LYONS AND GLADES: EXPLOSIVE DEVICE SHUTS DOWN AREA IN BOCA RATON

Boca Raton Florida News Palm Beach County

REPORT OF EXPLOSIVE DEVICE. UNCLEAR IF DEVICE ACTUALLY EXISTS. LAW ENFORCEMENT TAKING ALL PRECAUTIONS.

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BY: STAFF REPORT | BocaNewsNow.com

UPDATE: 4:30 p.m. — The scene is now being cleared. Expect traffic to remain challenging in the area for a while. The suspicious device was ultimately nothing of concern.

UPDATE: 3:20 p.m. — PBSO confirms to BocaNewsNow.com that the bomb squad is investigating a “suspicious package.”

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Copyright © 2022 MetroDesk Media, LLC) — DEVELOPING AT 3 p.m. — The report of an explosive device in the area of Lyons Road and Glades Road has shut down all roads in the area.

Police are on scene, as is Palm Beach County Fire Rescue, although we understand additional units are stuck in heavy traffic as they attempt to get to the scene in the midst of heavy storms.

Stay away from the area. We will update when we obtained additional information. This is a developing story.

LOCAL JOURNALISM SUPPORTER.

Paul Saperstein

 

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