Police respond to reported pipe bomb in Baton Rouge neighborhood

Police respond to reported pipe bomb in Baton Rouge neighborhood
Baton Rouge Police Department (Source: WAFB)

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Police responded to a report of a pipe bomb explosion early Monday morning in a Baton Rouge neighborhood.

Public Information Officer Don Coppola said at around 12:30 a.m., officers were sent out to the area of 600 Vine St. about a reported explosion.

Officers found what appeared to be remnants of an explosive device. There were no reports of property damage or bodily injury, according to Coppola.

The investigation is ongoing.

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