WARREN TWP. (WKBN) – The Youngstown Bomb Squad responded to Warren Township Sunday morning after someone who was magnet fishing found what they believed to be a large mortar round in the Mahoning River.
The discovery was made just before 9:40 a.m. Sunday morning. It was in the area near Nelson Mosier Road and Park Road Northwest in the township.
Warren Township Police Chief Benjamin Harrell said the bomb squad took the object.
At this point, it’s unknown whether the device was live or not.