Decatur Police Investigate Bomb Scare

DECATUR – Police in Decatur are investigating a bomb scare that took place Monday night.

The Secretary of State Police Bomb Squad was called after a case was left on a bench at the Downtown Public Transit Building.

An X-Ray of the package showed wires and a circuit board so the bomb squad detonated the package.

It turned out to be an older audio transmitter.

Police are continuing to look for the man who left the case. Anyone with information is encourage to call Crime Stoppers at 217-423-TIPS.

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