BLOOMSBURG — Police here reported a suspicious device resembling a “pipe bomb” was found Saturday morning in the Rails Trails area near Irondale Road.

Police were dispatched to a swimming area known as “Bloom Beach” along Fishing Creek at 10:22 a.m. to investigate the discovery of the potential explosive device. Preliminary observations by officers indicated the item was consistent with a “pipe bomb.”

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