Scene clear after suspicious device search

Posted by Kelly Hefelfinger - email

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - One man is now jailed after a traffic stop that turned into the search for a suspicious device.

Tyler Police say after the stop, they obtained a search warrant for the suspect's house on Crockett Drive, when they were alerted to a possible suspicious device.

Firefighters were called to the scene, but the device that was found was a piece of pipe that was not explosive or harmful.

Monday night, the suspect was in the Smith County Jail on drug charges.

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