Pipe Bombs Removed From Fountain Home

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A set of pipe bombs and other explosives have been safely removed from a home in Fountain.

Neighbors were told to stay inside while a bomb squad responded to a house on the 500 block of Turf Trail Place. Authorities with Fort Carson and the Fountain Police Department requested the bomb squad after finding the explosives during an earlier search of the home Thursday evening.

A robot was deployed into the garage and removed the two pipe bombs. Authorities with Fort Carson's Criminal Investigation Division (CID) assisted the bomb squad on removing other items from inside the home.

No further information has been released at this time, and no reported arrests have been made.

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