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Suspicious device moved from Longview mailbox

Photo Source: Michelle Drovdahl Photo Source: Michelle Drovdahl
Photo Source: Michelle Drovdahl Photo Source: Michelle Drovdahl
LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) -

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - Longview Police found the device around 5 o'clock Tuesday in a mailbox at the 1100 block of Judson Road.

The entire area was evacuated Tuesday night while ATF bomb squad members collected and detonated the device. The area was re-opened after the detonation.

Tuesday morning, another device was found at a residential mailbox near Lake Cherokee. That device was also disposed of.

The pieces of both devices have been taken to San Francisco for analysis.

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