Alleged pipe bomb deemed safe in San Mateo

Bay City News
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Police respond to the scene of an alleged pipe bomb in San Mateo, Calif. on Wednesday, March 15, 2017.
Police respond to the scene of an alleged pipe bomb in San Mateo, Calif. on Wednesday, March 15, 2017.
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SAN MATEO, Calif. -- An area of San Mateo where something that looks like a pipe bomb was found earlier Wednesday is safe, police said.

A bomb squad responded to the area near the 2600 block of South El Camino Real where the alleged pipe bomb was found, police said shortly after 12:20 p.m.

Police said motorists should now expect delays in the area. No other information about the investigation was immediately available.