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Old Pipe Bombs Discovered At Dunn Home

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DUNN, N.C. — Old explosives made for some tense moments in a Harnett County neighborhood Sunday.

A man cleaning near a shed at a home he rents off Jonesboro Road in Dunn found what he thought were homemade pipe bombs around 4 p.m.

A Harnett County Sheriff's deputy confirmed the find and a Fort Bragg bomb squad was called in as a precaution.

The bomb squad determined the pipe bombs had been there awhile and were not dangerous.

Investigators are now trying to track down previous renters to find out who is responsible.

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