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Authorities probe bomb found in Kansas field


ALLEN, Kan. (AP) — Authorities in east-central Kansas' Lyon County are investigating a small bomb they say was found in a field.

The Lyon County Sheriff's Department tells the Emporia Gazette ( ) that the improvised explosive device was found shortly after 11 a.m. Sunday near Allen by a person who was renting the field.

Sheriff's officials contacted a Fort Riley bomb squad, which responded to the scene and disabled the device.

A message left with the sheriff's department Monday was not immediately returned.


Information from: The Emporia (Kan.) Gazette, http://www....

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