Michigan: IED Discovered Near City Hall

TRIPwire, 21 June 2022

On 20 June 2022, at approximately 1435 hours local time, an individual found an IED on the sidewalk near the Newaygo City Hall in Newaygo County, placed the device in a bucket, and drove it to Newaygo Police Department’s station. No further device details have been released. The Newaygo Sheriff’s Department, Newaygo Fire Department, and Michigan State Police (MSP) Bomb Squad responded to assist. MSP bomb squad technicians removed the device and conducted render safe procedures offsite. Authorities conducted a secondary search of the location where the IED was discovered but no further devices were found. The investigation is ongoing.