Cartersville police find possible explosive device

Thursday, Jan. 26, 2023–11:02 a.m.

-Cartersville Police Department-

WBHF Radio photo of the wreck scene

Cartersville Police are awaiting the arrival of the Georgia Bureau of Investigation, which was contacted after officers found a possible explosive device Thursday morning.

According to a Cartersville PD news release:

At around 8:10 a.m., officers responded to a wreck on North Erwin Street near Cassville Road.

The driver was arrested for driving under the influence of drugs and possession of a Schedule II controlled substance.

During a search of the vehicle, a possible explosive device was located and the GBI was contacted.

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