Apr 08, 2021 7:00 AM

Sheriff's deputies find explosive device in NW Kansas

Posted Apr 08, 2021 7:00 AM

NORTON —Law enforcement authorities are investigating what they believe to be an explosive device on Wednesday in Norton County, according to a media release from the sheriff's department.

The device was found at the NortonCounty impound lot. The sheriff's office asked the Fort Riley Explosive Ordinance Disposal Team to respond and they were able to neutralize the device.

Authorities are working to determine who owns and who built the device.