Calif: Device resembling pipe bomb found, detonated
By Victor A. Patton
Merced Sun-Star, Calif.
MERCED, Calif. - The Merced Police Department's Bomb Squad was dispatched to a residence near Golden Valley High School on Wednesday after a resident reported seeing an object which resembled a pipe bomb in front of a home.
Lt. Floyd Higdon of the Merced Police Department said the department received the call from the concerned homeowner at 11:50 a.m.
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