Shelter-in-place lifted after bomb squad detonates suspicious device

Bay City News
Monday, September 29, 2014
Shelter-in-place ordered near Pittsburg High School over possible pipe bomb threat

PITTSBURG, Calif. -- A shelter-in-place order has been lifted after a bomb squad detonated a suspicious device in the area of Central and MacArthur avenues near Pittsburg High School in Pittsburg Sunday night.

The shelter-in-place advisory was issued at 9:30 p.m.

Residents were advised to stay indoors, close all windows and doors and only use phones for life-threatening emergencies, county officials said.

No further details were immediately available.

ABC7 News contributed to this story.

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