MAYER, Minn. (WCCO) — The Bloomington Bomb Squad was summoned to a home near Mayer, Minn. after a resident found an old box filled with dynamite.
According to Carver County authorities, the box was found Sunday evening as the owner — who had just recently purchased the house — was cleaning out the home.READ MORE: Public’s Help Requested After Car Stolen With 5-Month-Old Dog Inside; Both May Be In St. Paul Area
The wooden box had the word “explosives” written on the side.READ MORE: Bloomington Police: Arrest Made After Reports Of A Body Being Dragged To Dumpster
The bomb squad came to the house Monday morning and determined that the fire department could do a controlled burn of the dynamite sticks.MORE NEWS: 1 Dead In Yellow Medicine County After Car, Tractor Collide
There were no injuries in the incident.