SPRINGFIELD TWP., Ohio (WKBN) — The Youngstown Bomb Squad was out Saturday afternoon in Springfield Township for an object in question.

According to those with the bomb squad, the item was found along Struthers Road near Deltona Drive.

Authorities say it’s a homemade pipe bomb. A bomb disposal robot was brought to the scene to detonate the object as a precautionary measure.

  • Youngstown Bomb Squad homemade pipe bomb

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Kristen Hephner contributed to this report.