Bomb techs inspect bag in barn, find no threat - Tucson News Now

Bomb techs inspect bag in barn, find no threat

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

The Cochise County Sheriff's Office was called to inspect a barn by a homeowner who said he rents from his dad who was known to keep explosives on the property.

The caller asked for assistance from bomb technicians just before 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 13. The Sheriff's Office bomb tech, EOD tech from the Department of Public Safety and an EOD canine and handler from the Pima County Sheriff's Department responded to the scene.

Officials removed the bag and did not find explosives, but a Halloween mask inside the bag. The CCSO said the caller did the right thing by being cautious and asking for help.

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