Apparent Explosive Device Found In Kendallville Apt. Complex

By Emma Koch - 21Alive

Apparent Explosive Device Found In Kendallville Apt. Complex

August 19, 2013 Updated Aug 19, 2013 at 1:41 PM EST

KENDALLVILLE, Ind. (21Alive) -- On Sunday a little before 10 p.m. the Kendallville Police Department was notified by an anonymous caller that a bomb was located in the Maple Crest Apartments.

Kendallville police responded to the apartment complex in the 600 block of Mitchell St. and found a device within the building after a short search. According to police, the device appeared to be explosive and officers began an evacuation of the building immediately.

By 10:22 p.m. an Indiana State Police bomb technician had removed the device. No specific information on the device was released yet.

Anyone with information concerning this crime is asked to contact the Kendallville Police Department at 260-347-0654.




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