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Vietnam-era bomb found in Gaston County

Posted October 21, 2011 9:24 p.m. EDT
Updated October 21, 2011 10:08 p.m. EDT

— Bomb experts from Fort Bragg were called to Gaston County Friday after an unexploded bomb was found in a creek bed in Ranlo.

Police said the bomb was the kind that would have been attached to a Vietnam War era plane.

Police believe the device was inert but say they could not be totally sure.