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Dynamite found in Virginia Beach outbuilding

Friday - 5/17/2013, 4:40pm  ET

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - Bomb experts are disposing of 40 sticks of discarded dynamite found in an outbuilding in a residential area of Virginia Beach.

As a precaution, emergency responders evacuated residents Friday in the area of the building where the dynamite was found.

The Virginian-Pilot ( ) reports that the explosives will be removed and disposed of robotically one stick at a time. The disposal is expected to take hours.


Information from: The Virginian-Pilot,

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