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Suspicious package scare near 222 in Brownstown

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BROWNSTOWN, Pa. (WHTM) -

Police received a report of a suspicious device located on an abandoned farm property on N. Church Street, near the Route 222 overpass, on Monday evening, according to West Earl Township police.

Officers said a tubular device was sitting in an open area of the property. The officers could not identify the device. As a precaution, they contacted the Pennsylvania State Police Bomb Squad to examine the device.

The bomb squad determined the device was not a bomb.

Anyone with information may call police at 717-859-1411.

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