Police Called For Possible Explosive Device

Posted at 9:30 PM, Apr 26, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-26 21:30:32-04

CLAY COUNTY, Ky (LEX 18) A grocery store had to be closed down in Clay County as police investigated what was believed to be a possible explosive device. 

State Police said that troopers saw it during a traffic stop on Highway 421 North of Manchester.

Troopers closed the area off and had the nearby grocery store close. 

Investigators with KSP’s hazardous devices checked the car with a bomb suit and robot. Troopers said they are bringing the car to a secure spot for further investigation. 

They anticipate charges for at least one person in the car, including being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm.