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Pipe Bomb Found, Defused in Robeson County

Posted August 13, 1996 7:00 a.m. EDT

— Fort Bragg soldiers were called in to defuse a pipe bomb found in Robeson County when deputies were investigating a domestic dispute.

The Robeson County Sheriff's Department confiscated the explosive and held it as evidence for several days.

So far, investigators have neither revealed where they found the bomb nor why they kept it so long.

No charges have been filed in the case