Ohio: Commercial Explosives Discovered at Construction Company

Submitted by Mahtab7 on Fri, 01/20/2023 - 14:18
TRIPwire, 20 January 2023 On 19 January 2023, Mansfield Fire Department crews and Ashland County Sheriff's Department Bomb Squad technicians responded to a construction company on East Longview Avenue after an employee discovered commercial explosives, labeled as “cartridged water gel explosive,” while cleaning out a storage locker. Bomb squad technicians removed about 10 sticks of the explosives to be rendered safe with the assistance of the Ashland Fire Department.