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Incident Report for Case #2013-115921

Incident Type


Incident Date

04/25/2013 - 10:23 AM


401 Maple Ave. (Lowell Elementary School)


The MPD was called to Lowell Elementary School, 401 Maple Ave. this morning after a broken bottle was found on the playground. The interior of the bottle smelled of a liquid combustible, possibly gasoline. There was a sock in the mouth of the bottle. It's believed it ended up on the playground overnight. There were no signs of fire. There were no signs of an explosion. There was no property damage. There been no threats to students of school staff. 

Released 04/25/2013 at 12:08 PM by PIO Joel DeSpain

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