• Bomb squad examines old projectile
    November 24,2012
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
     
    BRATTLEBORO — Brattleboro police say a military projectile found in the basement of a local home caused them to call the Vermont State Police bomb squad, which determined the projectile posed no threat to the public.

    Brattleboro police and firefighters were called just before 1 p.m. Wednesday after a person doing renovations on an Elliot Street home reported finding the military-style projectile in the basement.

    At the time, it wasn’t known if the projectile was inert or still contained explosives.

    The building was evacuated, but the bomb squad determined the projectile was inert.
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
    2 Comments
    MORE IN This Just In
    MIDDLEBURY — Middlebury Police arrested Ronald Bean, 52, on two counts of... Full Story
    HUBBARDTON — Vermont State Police said a fallen tree struck and killed a man on the north end of... Full Story
    More than 26,000 people were without power when severe thunderstorms rolled through the state in... Full Story
    Storm causes outages, leaves damage
    More Articles