All-clear given after suspicious device reported in Lindenwold, N.J.

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Monday, November 27, 2017
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Suspicious device found in NJ: Rick Williams reports during Action News at Noon on November 27, 2017.

LINDENWOLD, N.J. (WPVI) -- Authorities have sounded the all-clear after investigating reports of a suspicious device in Lindenwold, Camden County.

Officials tell Action News no explosives have been found in the 1100 block of West Park Avenue.

The report came in at 11 a.m. Monday from an apartment located on the block.

Police arrived. An explosives team was called in a short time later and determined whatever was found was inert and posed no threat.

County officials said it also became clear there was no reason to believe there might be other similar devices in the area.

West Park Avenue was back open by 12:30 p.m.


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This was found in an apartment and it was inert, no other devices were found and no reason to believe that others would be out there according to county officials. (source Dan Keashan)