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Possible explosive device found in Six Nations of the Grand River home

Six Nations Police were called to a home on Pine Crescent on Sunday, after a suspicious package was discovered in the basement.
Six Nations Police were called to a home on Pine Crescent on Sunday, after a suspicious package was discovered in the basement. SNP

A possible explosive device has been removed from a Six Nations of the Grand River home.

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On Sunday, Six Nations Police were called to a home on Pine Crescent, where a suspicious package was discovered in the basement.

Police say as a precaution, residents were evacuated from the immediate area, while police removed the package from the residence and relocated it to a safe distance, away from the buildings and residences.

The OPP explosive devices unit (EDU) was called in and rendered the device safe.

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Police have a suspect in the incident and are continuing to investigate.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to report any information to the Six Nations Police at 519-445-2811 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or http://www.crimestoppers-brant.ca.

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