Bomb Discovered and Disarmed on Oregon Trail Drive

From the Morrow County Sheriff-

 

Boardman Police Department responded to a report of a suspicious device on Oregon Trail Drive.  The Oregon State Police Bomb Squad was called in and used a robot to safely disable the device.

Investigation is ongoing, but it can be reported that this device, had it detonated, would likely have caused injury.  All citizens are urged to call 911 if they observe any suspicious articles or subjects.  Boardman Police Department will be the lead agency in this investigation.

Special thanks to Oregon State Police, Morrow County Sheriff's Office, Boardman Fire Department, and Morrow County Ambulance for their assistance.